CACREP 2024 Standards Draft

The CACREP Standards Revision Committee (SRC) is pleased to disseminate DRAFT 1 of the CACREP 2024 Standards. DRAFT 1 reflects the SRC’s guiding principles of quality improvement and unified professional identity; new concepts, such as thresholds and plans for addressing unmet thresholds, which are defined in the glossary; and presents three sections: The Learning Environment,... Read More


Rehabilitation Counseling Standards Adopted

On July 1, 2017, leaders from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) and the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE) completed their merger, bringing to a close the multi-year alignment process for the two counseling accrediting bodies. At their July 13-15 meeting, the CACREP Board of Directors adopted the newly revised... Read More


Transition to Clinical Mental Health Counseling

An Update on the Transition to Clinical Mental Health Counseling Programs With the implementation of the 2009 CACREP Standards, existing Community Counseling programs and Mental Health Counseling programs are required to transition to Clinical Mental Health Counseling programs by the time they come up for reaccreditation review.  This expectation has raised a number of questions... Read More