Our Mission

The mission of the DC School Counselor Association (DCSCA) is to promote and increase awareness of the importance of school counselors in the District of Columbia public, private, and charter schools.  DCSCA strives to build strong relationships, connect and support school counselors, and create opportunities that benefit the educational community throughout the District.


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DC School Counselor Association was founded in 1975 under the arm of the DC American Counselor Association. Since its inception, DCSCA has been actively engaged in promoting the counseling profession and advocating for the rights of school counselors throughout the District.

Join Us!

Are you a member? You should be! Membership with DCSCA is a commitment to creating a strong support system for school counselors in the District.

Are you a student or retired counselor? Click here for your membership application. Students must submit a current class schedule and letter from a professor for membership approval.