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Our Vision: A World Where Counselling is Available to All

IAC Continuing Education

IAC Continuing Education Presents: 'Transcultural Counselling' A unique opportunity to learn online from world-renowned counselling experts. This 20-hour course is self-paced. Increase your cross-cultural responsiveness. in a flexible and supported learning. Receive a Certificate of Completionand fulfil 20 Continuing Education (CEU) Hours / Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Hours. Low-pricing to increase global accessibility.  

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World Mapping of
the Counselling Profession

IAC is currently engaged in a major global counselling project entitled the 'World Mapping of the Counselling Profession'. We are compiling data and information about the scale, standards and contexts of counselling activity in each of the world's 196 countries. We have carried out the mapping of the pilot region (Latin-America) in partnership with the American Counseling Association (ACA) -- whose support we gratefully acknowledge. 

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Dear International Counselling Colleagues, We wish to show our solidarity and support to all those working to alleviate suffering as a result of the spread of the coronavirus/covid-19 outbreak worldwide. We hope our colleagues will stay safe. We recommend close monitoring of factual information provided by the World Health Organization (WHO) and reputable media organisations

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  • IAC - Connecting Counsellors Worldwide

    IAC - Founded in 1966
  • "This is what we were missing all along as we were just scattered all over without a common body to coordinate and regulate our much needed services in our various communities"

    Brilliant B Ncube - Zimbabwe

Latest news


28th September 2022

by Dr. Margaret Nakhid-Chatoor, Psychologist/Educator, Trinidad and TobagoSuicides affect every family which has lost a loved one, in myriad ways that last a lifetime. Since the start of the pandemic, there has been a steady increase in the number of boys ...

Crisis in Ukraine

28th February 2022

As an association, IAC abhors the frightening and destructive fighting taking place in Ukraine. The horrific violence has shocked counsellors -- of all nationalities and backgrounds -- across the world. We​ wish to​ show our solidarity with all ...

IAC Webinar Series -- Dr. Nate Perron -- Fri 14th January 2022

08th January 2022

IAC Webinar Series -- Dr. Nate Perron -- Fri 14th January 2022 Dear IAC Members and Friends, The upcoming webinar in the IAC Webinar Series takes place on Friday the 14th of January 2022 at 11:00am (USA Central Time). Dr. Nate Perron will ...