As a State Branch of the American Counseling Association, the Pennsylvania Counseling Association (PCA) promotes and supports the competent, ethical, and culturally inclusive practice of professional counseling in Pennsylvania and protects and advocates for all counselors and the clients we serve.

The PCA is:

  • a vibrant state professional association, with regional chapters, divisions and special interest groups, advocating for professional counselors and their clients in Pennsylvania
  • a strong voice in Harrisburg for legislation affecting professional counseling
  • an authorized provider of continuing education units
  • an association dedicated to promoting accreditation, board certification, and state licensure for Pennsylvania’s professional counselors
  • a dynamic network of Pennsylvania professional counselors


Browse the Pennsylvania Counseling Association (PCA) Collections:

PCA Bylaws

PCA Conference

PCA Division Certificates

PCA Policy Manual

PCA Treasurer’s Reports

Pennsylvania Counseling Association (PCA) Board of Directors Meetings