Membership

Who are our members?

Counselor Educators
Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisors
Directors of Guidance
Doctoral Students in Counselor Education Programs

Member Benefits:

Juncture, an award winning, online newsletter, features articles regarding upcoming events and issues of interest and importance to counselors and supervisors.

Annual Midwinter Conference, held in Austin each February. Offers professional development opportunities, legislative updates, discussion of current issues , CEU's, and opportunities to network with fellow counselor educators, supervisors, and Directors of Guidance.

Annual Directors of Guidance Conference, held in Austin each September. Offers professional development opportunities, legislative updates, discussion of current issues , CEU's, and opportunities to network with Directors of Guidance and counselor educators from around the state.

Awards are given yearly as recognition for outstanding contributions to the field. Awards are presented at the TACES meeting (luncheon or breakfast) at TCA's Annual Professional Growth Conference.

Updates of Current Legislation and Issues pertaining to School Counselors, Directors of Guidance, Licensed Professional Counselors, Counselor Educators and Supervisors.

Collegial & Collaborative dialogue and exchanges facilitated through an active listserv available to members.

TACES Board of Directors and Committee Chairs are an active group of individuals volunteering their time and energy to represent the needs and concerns of TACES members to the Texas Counseling Association who in turn represent our views to the Texas legislative and regulatory agencies.

Membership Certificate that you can display to demonstrate your participation in and association committed to the counseling profession.

Membership Requirements:

TCA membership is a prerequisite for membership in TACES.

If you ARE a TCA member, simply complete the Membership Form, and send it with your membership dues to the TCA Office. Note: Your initial TACES membership year will coincide with your TCA membership year. The first year of TACES dues are not pro-rated. To Check your TCA renewal date, contact the TCA office.

If you ARE NOT a TCA member, join both TCA and TACES now to have a more powerful voice in matters that affect your profession and your future! You may join on-line at www.txca.org.