Ethical Counseling Embracing Diversity


NOVEMBER 2-4, 2017


Embassy Suites Portland by Hilton

Washington Square


14 Possible CE hours

6 Contact Hours of Ethics

4 Contact Hours of Cultural Competency

Welcome to our Fall 2017 Conference! Located at the Embassy Suites Portland by Hilton at Washington Square, our 2.5 day conference provides Ethics and Cultural Competency CE's, as well as additional workshops, and a chance to connect with other mental health professionals from all over Oregon.


Dr. David Kaplan, ACA's Chief Professional Officer presenting:

Pre-Conference Informed Consent (2 CE hours) on Thursday

Deep Dive Ethics: Critical new concepts in the ACA Code of Ethics (4 CE hours) on Friday

Click here for David's Bio!

    Click here for the learning outcomes for David's presentations.

Summer Brown, LMFT presenting:

Cultural Competence in a Multicultural World (4 CE hours) on Saturday

Click here for Summer's Bio!

ORCA 2017 Registration Cancellation Policy

Cancellations will be accepted by mail or email through Oct 15, 2017, less a $75 cancellation fee ($50 for Students/ New Professional/ Non-Member categories.) No refunds after Oct 15, 2017.

Presentations/Workshops Decided!

Soon we'll be sending out our acceptance agreements for folks who proposed workshops. Stay tuned speakers!

Call for Awards Nominations

Book your room today!

ORCA has managed to secure some discounted rooms at the Embassy Suites at a group rate. If you'd like to book a room you can call 503.644.4000 or visit www.portlandembassysuites.com 

Once on the webpage, select the dates that you will be arriving and departing and select check availability. Once the next page pops up, under “Special Accounts & Rates” enter your 3 digit group code OCA and then select Continue. 

Make sure that the group name is displayed on the next page with each room type available in the group block. The website will only allow reservations to be made for the dates that were contracted. If you wish to reserve a night pre or post, please call the reservation line. 

The cut-off date for reserving a room or canceling a reservation is 09/30/17.

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Oregon Counseling Association 
(503) 722-7119 
PO Box 2163 Portland, OR 97208

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