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Mission: To Enhance the quality of individual life in our society by promoting the development of professional counselors, advancing the counseling profession, and using the profession and practice of counseling to promote respect for human dignity.

The West Virginia Counseling Association, our state's branch of the American Counseling Association, is committed to the promotion and growth of the counseling profession within the state of West Virginia. 


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Members enjoy a variety of benefits and are served in the following ways:

  • Annual State Conference
  • Continuing Education
  • Advises Political Leaders on Counseling Issues
  • Free legal advice from LegalCare America
  • Opportunity for Networking
  • Job and Affinity Message Boards
  • Knowledge Base and Virtual Library

Existing Members

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  • Access Member Content
  • Renew your Dues
  • Search the Directory
  • Register For Events





Amy Kennedy-Rickman President
Kari Mika-Lude President-Elect
Jerica Wesley Past President
Michelle Smith Secretary
Tenikka Phillips Treasurer
Brenda Everett  
Cullen Byers  
Nikki Barr  
Brandon Wagonner  
Sarah Baumgardner  
George Grover  
Raymond Blevins