CCMH515CA Week 1 – Professional Counselor Identity Paper


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CCMH515CA Week 1: Professional identity is a key component of counselor development. This assignment will assist you in developing your own professional identity through researching different counseling organizations and the services and benefits that they offer.

Research a division of the American Counseling Association or the American Mental Health Counselors Association.

Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you identify how this professional organization cultivates your growing professional identity. Include the following:

Identify the history, mission, and activities (including advocacy) of the division you chose.
Describe your rationale for selecting the division.
Explain how this division will enhance your professional identity.