Just for Graduate Students


Graduate students won't find a better deal on continuing education anywhere! Attendees can choose from than 150 programs. Grad students can also take advantage of a special conference events designed to help you connect and network with leaders in the counseling profession as well as future colleagues from across the state.


Earn $25 by volunteering for three hours! Graduate students who volunteer for at least three hours at the conference earn $25. You can opt to 1) assist with registration, 2) provide on-site support, 3) facilitate one, three-hour program or 4) two, 1.5-hour programs. TCA provides all volunteers with a quick training and detailed instructions to ensure everything runs smoothly. Upon completion of three total volunteer hours, TCA will hand you a $25 gift card, on site.

  • Online sign up for volunteering and facilitating sessions has closed, but you can still sign up on site! Stop by the Volunteer/Facilitator booth in the Lone Star Ballroom foyer, near registration. 


Free Food and Entertainment

  • Exhibit Hall Kick-Off Celebration on Wednesday, November 14, 2018
  • TCA Awards Ceremony and President's Reception on Thursday, November 15, 2018
  • The Graduate Student Breakfast (nominal fee) is likely the least expensive breakfast you'll find around town. Be sure to add the Graduate Student Breakfast to your cart when you register. If you are already registered for the conference and would like to add the Graduate Student Breakfast, please contact patricio@txca.org