JOURNAL OF MULTICULTURAL COUNSELING AND DEVELOPMENT

JOURNAL OF MULTICULTURAL COUNSELING AND DEVELOPMENT EDITOR-IN-CHIEF The Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD) seeks applications forthe Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development. The Editor willserve an initial 3-year term, with potential for re-appointment to a second 3-year term. Interested persons are asked to submit a letter of interest discussing their multiculturalscholarship, journal and other editorial experience, vision for the Journal, a current CV, threesamples of scholarly work, evidence of ACA Read more…

ACA Statement on Undue Police Violence

ACA Statement on Undue Police Violence May 18, 2020 ACA is committed to promoting counselor competence as it relates to addressing individuals and communities who have been negatively affected by instances of undue police violence and similar racially motivated acts. The American Counseling Association (ACA) acknowledges the traumatic impact of undue use of violence in policing, racially motivated violent incidents, and implicit bias, characterized by excessive force and negligence. Whereas, we support and value the Read more…

AMCD Mentee Research Symposium

Join us for an afternoon of scholarship! The AMCD Mentoring Program Committee will be hosting a virtual AMCD Mentee Research Symposium on Friday, June 5, 2020 from 1:00pm-3:30pm. The Research Symposium is designed to highlight the research of our 2020 AMCD Mentees and will cover the following topic areas: Aja Burks,Doctoral Candidate, Wayne State University A Longitudinal Exploration of the Perception of Ruptures and Repairs in Cross-Racial Supervision Teneka Gash, Masters Student, Nicholls State University Read more…

AMCD State Divisions

AMCD would like to thank Dr. Yoon Suh Moh and Dr. Christian Chan for their diligent work leading the AMCD State Division Formation Committee. After months of research and meetings, Drs. Moh and Chan have completed the application process and forms for existing, or newly formed, state divisions or branches to become formally recognized by AMCD.  To learn more information on how to have your state formally recognized, please view the AMCD State Division Letter Read more…

S. Kent Butler, PhD Elected as 70th President of the American Counseling Association

S. Kent Butler, PhD Elected as 70th President of the American Counseling Association On February 13, 2020, the American Counseling Association (ACA) announced that S. Kent Butler, PhD was elected to serve as the ACA President-elect beginning July 1, 2020. Dr. Butler will begin serving as the American Counseling Association’s 70th president on July 1, 2021.   The Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD) is proud of one of our own family members. Dr. Read more…

Deadline Extended: AMCD Service Day 2020 Request for Proposals

DEADLINE EXTENDED AMCD Service Day 2020 Request for Proposals The Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD) is currently accepting presentation proposals for our AMCD Service Day being held on April 16, 2020, at St. John Church Oceanside, CA. The theme of the AMCD Service Day is Bridging the Gap between Mental Health, Faith, and Minority Communities. This service will be provided to clergy personnel, community leaders, counseling professionals, and the Latinx community. Presenters will Read more…

AMCD Virtual Summit Call For Proposal Reviewers

Dear Colleagues, The Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD) is seeking proposal reviewers for the virtual summit being held on June 24, 2020. If you are interested in serving as a reviewer, please complete the interest form found here. Your involvement is an excellent way to engage in professional service to AMCD and the fieldat large. Accepted reviewers will be notified by January 30 th . Individuals can expect to process up to five proposals. Questions may Read more…