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CACREP accredits over 940 master’s and doctoral degree programs in counseling and its specialties offered by 454 colleges and universities across the United States.

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CACREP's Martin Ritchie and Carol Bobby Award Recipients

Martin Ritchie Award for Excellence in Advocacy This award recognizes individuals who engage in superlative advocacy efforts on behalf of CACREP and its vision, mission, and values, which ultimately serve to advance the counseling profession through quality and excellence in counselor education. This year’s recipient is Dr. Emily Sallee a Counselor Educator at The University...

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In case you missed the CACREP sessions at the ACES Conference 2023

CACREP presented two sessions on Thursday October 12, 2023. Here are two highlights from the presentations: CACREP Table Talk: A handout with Announcements and Updates was provided and the following are some high points. CACREP Board openings for a five-year term beginning July 1, 2024 are for two Counselor Educators and one Public member. The...

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Report Submission Deadlines for the January Board of Directors Meeting

The next meeting of the CACREP Board of Directors is scheduled for January 11-13, 2024. Programs that have received previous decision letters that indicate a report due between now and the upcoming meeting should submit that report by or before its specified due date. Programs submitting unscheduled Substantive Change Reports or extension requests must submit...

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CACREP Table Talk at the ACES National Conference in Denver
Thursday, October 12, 2023
3:00pm — 4:00pm

This interactive session is an opportunity for CACREP to provide an update on accreditation matters and for counselor educators to interact with CACREP representatives to ask questions and share information about what is occurring in their program, institution, and/or state that is influencing counselor preparation and counseling practice.

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CACREP 2024 Standards at the ACES National Conference in Denver
Thursday, October 12, 2023
5:00pm — 6:00pm

The focused changes in the CACREP 2024 Standards will be highlighted. The overarching themes and the specifics of the language and expectations in the new standards will be addressed. This is an interactive session addressing questions from programs about the standards, review process, and accreditation decisions.

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NBCC-CACREP Reception at the ACES National Conference in Denver
Thursday, October 12, 2023
7:00pm — 9:00pm

Come enjoy social time networking with colleagues from all across the country while enjoying food and beverage.

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