The Australian Counselling Association (ACA) is a National progressive professional peak association of counsellors and psychotherapists with over 5,000 individual members

Professional Colleges

Christian Counsellor

Pre-requisite to join the ACA College of Christian Counsellors (COCC): Must be a provisional, level 1, 2, 3 or 4 member of ACA

  • The ACA COCC is only open to ACA members who meet the additional following criteria:
  • Sign the ACA College of Christian Counsellors Declaration;
  • Complete the Christian Counselling Statement of Faith; and
  • Provide a letter of recommendation from a Pastor or church leader; and
  • Complete 25 Points of ACA approved Ongoing Professional Development per annum of which a minimum of 10 points must be directly related to the College; and
  • Complete a minimum of 30% of their Clinical Supervision with a Christian Supervisor

A Christian Supervisor can be either:

  • Members of both the ACA College of Christian Counsellors AND the ACA College of Supervisors; or
  • Supervisor members of the Christian Counselling Association of Australia.

Qualifications for Membership to ACA College of Christian Counsellors (COCC):

To be eligible to apply for admittance you must hold a recognised Australian qualification in Christian Counselling.

Overseas qualifications will be assessed individually.

  • Complete 25 Points of ACA approved Ongoing Professional Development per annum of which a minimum of 10 points must be directly related to the College; and
  • Complete a minimum of 30% of their Clinical Supervision with a Christian Supervisor

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