Helpful Connections

  • www.counseling.org – The American Counseling Association
  • www.socialworkers.org – National Association of Social Workers
  • www.aamft.org – American Association for Marriage & Family Therapists
  • www.apa.org – American Psychological Association
  • I would also recommend joining any of your state or local chapters of any of the above for networking and keeping up to date on new information
  • www.nbcc.org – National Board for Certified Counselors
  • http://www.mastersincounseling.org/ – This site as a ton of useful information for anyone getting a master’s in counseling
  • beginningcounselor.webs.com – Stephanie has created a great website to connect new counselors with blogs, forums and social media

Statistics

www.bls.gov/oco/ocos067.htm – Occupational Handbook for counselors

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