Types of Professional Counseling

The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs (CACREP) accredits masters-degree programs in the following areas:

  • Addiction Counseling
  • Career Counseling
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling (also referred to as Community Counseling)
  • Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling
  • School Counseling
  • Student Affairs and College Counseling
  • Gerontological Counseling
Read more (link to the CACREP Accredited Programs attachment)


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David Kaplan, PhD, ACA's Chief Professional Officer, spoke to 99.1 WNEW in Washington, D.C. on the 12th anniversary of the September 11th attacks. During the interview, Dr. Kaplan discussed how to help children and communities deal with large-scale traumas and disasters.