2022 KCA & KSCA Counseling Conference

"Reigniting Your Spark"


Wednesday, February 23, 2022  from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm  for 3 CEs

"Ethical Considerations:  Multiple Relationships, Relationships w/Colleagues, and Self Care" by Dr. Tamara Mikinski

in Manhattan, KS at the Hilton Garden Inn.

Thursday, February 24 - Friday, February 25th

Congratulations to our New KCA Board  2021-2022!  

We look forward to your leadership! 

Welcome to our KCA President, Jason Li, Ph.D., from Wichita State University.  

KCA also welcomes our elected Treasurer, Samantha Holloway, School Counselor.

KCA Contact Information

Dr. Jason Li, KCA President

Nick Brummet, KCA Past President

KCA President Elect - Dr. Andrew Secor

Mistie Knox, KCA Secretary

Samantha Holloway, KCA Treasurer 

Kim Urenda, KCA Executive Director

"Reigniting Your Spark"

2022 KCA & KSCA Counseling Conference



February 24-25, 2022 in Manhattan, KS

at the Hilton Garden Inn

The Kansas Counseling Association (KCA) Provider No. 2017 is offering Continuing Education opportunities for YOU!

Check out our Professional Learning Page with webinars, conference, and more!

Pictures from 2019 KCA/KSCA Conference in Lawrence, KS

KCA Board Information & Documents

KCA (Kansas Counseling Association) is a branch of the American Counseling Association (ACA).  It is a non-profit professional association.  It serves its members to advance the field of counseling in the broad areas of career, education, and mental health.  KCA acts as an umbrella organization for six Regions within Kansas and nine Divisions for all areas of counseling within the state of Kansas. 

It is imperative more than ever that we work together to support the mental health of all Kansans.  To do this, we must work together and advocate for all the needs of our state.  

We need you - Join us today!

 President Jason Li
 Past President  Nick Brummet
 President Elect Andrew Secor
 Executive Director Kim Urenda
 Treasurer Samantha   Holloway
 Secretary Mistie Knox
 Advocacy and Legislation Andrew Secor
 Awards Kris Burkholder
 Bylaws Nadine Bailey
 Grad Student 
 History and Traditions Robert Kircher
 Human Rights Mahsa  Maghsoudi
 Leadership Philip Mullins
 Professional Preparation, Standards and Ethics (NBCC) Basil Kessler 
 Region and Division Support Val Beikmann
 Strategic Plan Nicole Burdette
 Professional Development Committee

 North Central Region(NC KCA) 
 Northeast Region (NE KCA)  Laura Taylor
 Northwest Region (NW KCA) 
 South Central Region (SC KCA) 

 Southeast  Region (SE KCA)

 Southwest Region (SW KCA) 


 KS Association for Adult Development & Aging (KAADA)  Cathie Hay
KS Association of Addictions & Offender Counselors (KAAOC) 
 KS Association for Child & Adolescent Counseling (KACAC) 
KS Association for Counselor Education & Supervision (KACES) Brian Weber
KS Association of Multicultural Counseling & Development (KAMCD) 
KS Association of Marriage & Family Counselors (KAMFC) 
 KS Association of Specialists in Group Work (KASGW)
KS College Counseling Association (KCCA) Jacquelyn Maser
 KS Career Development Association (KCDA) Sarah Lancaster
KS Mental Health Counseling Association (KMHCA) Lisa Bozzoli

Kansas Counseling Association is a branch of the American Counseling Association.  KCA is a 501(c) 6.

10116 W 86th Terrace, Overland Park, KS 66212

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