Your Member Benefits

 

WHY JOIN A PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION?

 

We're so glad you asked.

Here are 5 amazing benefits to joining your Professional Association!

1 - Professional Development. One of the greatest opportunities that professionals can find in an organization is the chance to invest in their professional development. ...

  • 12 FREE CE's opportunities each year
  • Mentorship
  • LCMHCS Community and Support
  • Career Opportunities 
2 - Networking Opportunities
3 - Exclusive Online Resources 
4 - Training and Conferences
5 - Education

By investing in yourself, you are investing in your career and your profession.
You'll soon find that LPCANC is worth it! As a member you will receive regular email updates and The Counselor's Voice monthly newsletters, with vital information to keep you knowledgeable about the profession, legal changes, and clinical topics. Members can also join committees to collaborate with colleagues across the state, to make a difference in the association and our profession, and to help pave the way for future LCMHCs.

PROFESSIONAL SECURITY
Did you know that LPCANC is the only organization that hires a professional lobbyist on behalf of the entire clinical mental health counseling profession? As a member, you'll get the inside scoop on the legislative priorities, how they impact our profession, and advocacy actions you can take.

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING
LPCANC offers First Fridays where members can receive a minimum of 10 free CE Hours, a reduced rate on annual conferences, and ongoing continuing education events throughout the year with an exclusive coupon code "LPCANC10" for a 10% discount on any item on the Telehealth Certification Institute site. Members also get a free professional directory listing on our LPCANC Referral Directory and the Supervisor Directory as applicable and access to a free unlimited posting of job announcements in our Job Bank.

LPCANC is the North Carolina State Chapter of AMHCA, the American Mental Health Counseling Association which allows members to receive reduced liability insurance rates through CPH. In fact, Student members can recevie FREE liability insurance through CPH.
LPCANC members also receive a 20% discount on the Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences (AATBS) courses, which guarantee success pass results! This is especially valuable for LCMHCs who want to take the National Clinical Mental Health Counselor Exam (NCMHCE).