Over the past year, ACA President Kimberly Frazier has worked hard to move the counseling profession and ACA forward with her three spotlight initiatives.
Counseling can help adults with bullying behaviors learn to change how they relate to others and accept responsibility for their actions.
Eating is often viewed exclusively as a nutritional issue, but counselors can play an important role by helping clients unpack the emotional aspects of their relationship to food.
Parental alienation can be hard to notice much less treat, but the long-term effects can be devastating for the children and targeted parent.
Mindfulness is often seen as a cure-all approach, but as with other clinical approaches, counselors should carefully consider when and how they integrate this practice into sessions.