PROFESSIONAL Membership - $65.00 - Any person whose primary responsibilities or interests are in counseling individuals residing in Florida who hold a Master's degree or higher in Professional Counseling or a closely related profession.
FIRST YEAR PROFESSIONAL Membership - $50.00 - Individuals who previously met the criteria for student member and have graduated. Individuals must meet all criteria for Professional Membership, the only difference is an eligibility for a one year reduction in dues to facilitate their transition to professional status.
STUDENT Membership - $30.00 - Individuals who are attending an institution or higher education in the State of Florida as an undergraduate or graduate student preparing for professional counseling or a closely related profession - psychology, social work, medicine (psychiatry), nursing (psychiatric nursing); or individuals who live in Florida and are attending an out-of-state or on-line institution of higher education graduate program preparing for professional counseling or a closely related profession. Student membership status shall not be extended beyond three years, requires at least 1/2-time enrollment and the verification by an academic advisor.
RETIRED Membership - $30.00 - Any retired individual who is interested in the purposes of the Association
ASSOCIATE Membership - $45.00 - Individuals who hold a Master's degree or higher in Professional Counseling or a closely related profession - psychology, social work, medicine, nursing, from a regionally accredited college or university. One does not have to be employed as a professional counselor or supervisor of counselors. In addition, Associate members need not reside in Florida or be employed in the state of Florida. Associate Memberships do not have voting privileges.
Review FCA's By-laws for additional membership requirements. All memberships require the person be a member of at least one division of FCA.
To pay membership with check or money order, download the membership application from the FCA home page, print, complete, and mail with payment to the FCA office. For Associate or First Year Professional membership, make indication on the paper application.