CACREP Site Visit Planning Update

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, CACREP cancelled all In-Person Site Visits (IPVs) scheduled for Spring 2020. CACREP is temporarily and selectively offering to eligible counseling programs approved for site visit planning the option to participate in a virtual site visit (VSV) in lieu an in-person visit (IPV). The VSVs will emulate to the extent... Read More


Applications Now Being Accepted for CRCC Board of Directors

The Governance Committee of the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC) is pleased to announce that it is expanding the Board of Directors. To learn more and apply click here Read More


Public Notice of Accreditation Decision: January 2020

The Board met on January 16-18, 2020 and made the following January 2020 Accreditation Decisions Read More


CACREP Response to COVID-19

CACREP is closely monitoring the information emerging regarding the spread and scale of the COVID-19 virus and its potential impact on Counseling programs and scheduled site visits. To read about Internship Accommodations Report click here *NEW* For FAQs about the Internship Accommodations Report click here To read about Practicum and Internship accommodations click here To... Read More


New Board Members Selected

At the January 2020 meeting in San Diego, the CACREP Board selected 3 new Board members. Margaret Glenn from West Virginia University Bita Rivas from California State University Sacramento Christopher Schmidt from Villanova University in Pennsylvania The three will begin their term on July 1, 2020 Read More


Another ACES/CACREP Webinar

Writing a Self-Study to the Intersection of CACREP, ASCA SPA, and CAEP Standards. ASCA, a Specialized Professional Association (SPA), under the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), and has developed school counselor preparation curricula content standards, with a process to review programs and grant national recognition which in turn facilitates unit accreditation by... Read More


CACREP Has Moved

CACREP has moved to a new office space just a few blocks away from our previous office. If you have our address in your records be sure to update it to: 500 Montgomery St., Ste350 Alexandria, Virginia 22314. In the future our new space will allow us to offer additional training to counseling program faculty... Read More


CACREP Award Winners 2019

CACREP’s Biennial awards were given out at the ACES Awards luncheon at the national conference in Seattle. The CACREP Award for Excellence in Advocacy named after its inaugural recipient Martin Ritchie in 2014 recognizes individuals who engage in superlative advocacy efforts on behalf of CACREP and its vision, mission, and values, which ultimately serve to... Read More


Deferred Accreditation Announcement

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ACES Webinar: The Journey to 60: School Counselor Education Programs Transition

The CACREP 2016 Standards requires programs in all specialty areas to be 60 credits by July 1, 2023. A 5-person panel of faculty from school counselor education programs shared their experiences in successfully navigating curricula modifications, institutional-level requirements and challenges, and the benefits of these changes to their programs and students in making the transition... Read More