From the Executive Director

CEO’s message: It’s about that vision thing

By Richard Yep August 25, 2015

Looking ahead to both challenges and opportunities helps prepare us for what the future may bring. It is an activity that can be done either formally or informally, but what we know is that if we don’t look ahead, we can lose control of our destiny or, in this case, that of the counseling profession. Here…continue reading

CEO’s Message: We are one

By Richard Yep July 1, 2015

Each year, July marks a “new beginning” for the American Counseling Association. This is when we welcome a whole new cadre of volunteer leaders to the national, regional, divisional and branch positions within the organization. As we thank those who have served during the past 12 months for their service, this new group of leaders…continue reading

CEO’s Message: Sixty-three-year-old seeking collegial companionship, international connections

By Richard Yep May 1, 2015

Nope, this month’s title isn’t something I pulled from a Craigslist personal or a Match.com listing. In this case, the 63-year-old is ACA, and as we continue to find how best to maintain our relationship with 55,600 members, your professional society is also looking to reach across the globe. Evidence of this is our upcoming first conference…continue reading