About us

Counseling Today is a website and monthly magazine published by the American Counseling Association.

ACA’s approximately 55,000 members turn to Counseling Today as a resource of news and in-depth features about the world of professional counseling: effective techniques/strategies, federal/state regulation, developments in the profession, counselor wellness and counseling resources.

The magazine is mailed to ACA members monthly; CT Online is updated weekly with new content and online exclusive articles.


The Counseling Today staff have received 58 awards for writing, design and website excellence over the past 16 years.

Counseling Today has been published since 1958. The magazine is compiled and designed at ACA headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia.



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Counseling Today reviews articles written by ACA members. Find out more here.

Find out more about the American Counseling Association at counseling.org

Non-members of ACA can subscribe to Counseling Today for $176 (individual rate) or $204 (institutional rate) for 12 issues. Email cs-journals@wiley.com or call 1-800-835-6770 for more information.
Single copies of the magazine are available for $15 each by calling ACA in-house fulfillment at 800-298-2276.



Richard Yep, ACA CEO and Publisher of Counseling Today: RYep@counseling.org

Carolyn Baker, Associate Publisher: CBaker@counseling.org

Jonathan Rollins, Editor-in-chief: JRollins@counseling.org

Lindsey Phillips, Senior Editor: LPhillips@counseling.org

Laurie Meyers, Senior Writer: LMeyers@counseling.org

Bethany Bray, Senior Writer: BBray@counseling.org