Benefits of Membership

OCA connects counselors together to help them grow professionally. Members provide support and encouragement to each other for the benefit of our members, our clients, and our profession. Here are some of the great benefits that come with your OCA membership:

  • Organizational leadership, assistance and communication
  • Cooperation and involvement with The State Department of Education and The State Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse personnel
  • Organizational involvement and cooperation with college and university personnel
  • Worthwhile local, regional and state meeting workshops as well as special interest sessions
  • National Certified Counselor and Licensed Professional Counselor continuing education units
  • Leadership, involvement and support on the local, state and national legislative actions
  • Oklahoma Counseling Association Newsletter
  • Directory of OCA members including name, address and phone number, what type of counselor they are and the regions where they live
  • Exhibits are provided at the state Mid-Winter conventions
  • An opportunity to meet your state leaders and get acquainted
  • An opportunity to share by presenting and participating in special interest sessions depicting your area of expertise
  • OCA legislative updates
  • OCA professional legislative liaisons
  • A community of positive individual excited about supporting fellow counselors