ArCA is the largest counseling organization in the state of Arkansas. We have a long history and tradition steeped in quality professional development and leadership. Sign up now for the ADE and ArSCA Summer Conference 2015!


ArCA Fall Conference

Hot Springs, AR - Event registration and presenter applications are open! Reserve your spot at ArCA 2015 Fall Conference!


Leadership Development Institute

Located in Conway, AR at New Life Church, the Leadership Development Institute focuses on leadership, change, and innovation. By combining both personal case study and team building, you will learn leadership skills that integrate personal goal setting and identify resources to create a stronger, more confident leader.


Arkansas Counseling Association

Arkansas Counseling Association (ArCA) is a non-profit organization. The make-up of membership includes professional and aspiring counselors with various specialties and interests. The organizational make-up of ArCA is broken into 5 divisions (and 6 regions): Arkansas School Counselor Association Division ( which includes six regions: Central, Northcentral, Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, Southwest), Arkansas Multicultural Division, Arkansas Licence Counseling Association, Arkansas Counselor Educators and Supervisors, and Arkansas Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Trans Division.


ArCA is a membership organization that promotes public confidence and trust in the counseling profession. We are dedicated to campaigning and representing members before legislature to continue improvement in mental health laws. Growth and career success are this organization’s highest priorities. As a result, we provide numerous opportunities throughout the year to make the difference in our membership. Together we are stronger! Together we grow!

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