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Grant Opportunities for Initial IRCEP Registry Recognition

The International Registry for Counsellor Education Programs (IRCEP) is offering a grant opportunity for non U.S.-based counselling training programs to apply for the IRCEP Registry of Approved Programs for the first time. Programs awarded the grant will receive on-site consultation and funds to assist with compiling and submitting self-study materials. These funds will not include […]

IRCEP on the Move: Swaziland

Steering Committee Chair, Dr. Rick Gressard, shared his most recent trip to Swaziland. “I just returned from a visit for IRCEP to Swaziland a few weeks ago. Having been to India and Singapore as well over the last couple of years, I’ve had some time to contemplate the responses we have seen to IRCEP’s vision […]

European Steering Committee Member Appointed

IRCEP selects Andreas Bienert, a doctoral candidate at Regent University, as European appointment to the Steering Committee. Andreas is originally from Austria. Andreas Bienert is a native of Austria and has lived in the United States since 2008. His bi-cultural background and focus on Community Mental Health has led him to a number of volunteer […]

IRCEP Steering Committee Member receives ACA Award

Dr. Sachin Jain was awarded the Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development Advocacy Award at the ACA 2015 Conference in Orlando, Florida.

Inaugural IRCEP International Fellow Announced

IRCEP has launched a fellowship program for international doctoral-level students. The program is designed to offer opportunities to current international CACREP doctoral students to become an IRCEP Fellow for a one-year term. This one year fellowship is designed to provide an in-depth training and exposure of quality assurance in higher education, specifically in counselor education. The […]

July 2014 Registry Decisions

July 10, 2014 In July 2014, the CACREP Board affirmed the IRCEP Steering Committee’s decision that the following counsellor education programs be added to the Registry of Approved Programs for the full seven-year cycle: TCA College Postgraduate Diploma in Counseling Master of Arts in Counseling   The South African College of Applied Psychology Higher Certificate […]

July 2013 Registry Decisions

July 12, 2013 In July 2013, the CACREP Board affirmed the IRCEP Steering Committee’s decision that the following counsellor education program be added to the Registry of Approved Programs for the full seven-year cycle: Centro Argentino de Psicologia Humanistica y Counseling Holos-San Isidro in Argentina For more information about this program please visit the IRCEP Directory.

Counseling Today: IRCEP reaches India

“Imagine being in a rural city in India. It is early morning, still dark outside, and pouring down rain. You are racing into a train station with your bag over your head to keep it out of the mud.  There are 100s of people in the station trying to catch the 6:00 AM train. Some […]