Our Mission
Section 1. Purposes. The purposes of the Chapter, acting in accordance with the purposes and objectives of both the American Counseling Association and the Virginia Counselors Association, shall be as follow:  (a) To advance the profession of guidance and counseling in the Southeastern Tidewater area.  (b) To maintain, improve, and encourage high professional standards and professional conduct in the fields of guidance and counseling consistent with the professional standards of our state and national organizations. (c) To unite professionals in both public and private settings engaged or interested in guidance and counseling in the Southeastern Tidewater area.  (d) To provide opportunities for educational and professional development.  (e) To disseminate information and focus public attention on legislation which would in any way affect guidance and counseling activities in the Southeastern Tidewater area.  (f) To stimulate interest and membership in HRCA, VCA, and the ACA.  (g) To enhance individual human development by examining conditions which create barriers to individual development and striving to remove them.
HRCA By-Laws-January 3, 2008
Professional Development Meeting
 Old Dominion

October 9, 2014
4:30-6:30 PM

Click here to make RESERVATIONS for the 
HRCA General Meeting at Old Domion University

Park at the Webb Center and Meet us in the James River Lynnhaven Room!!

Email reservation(s) Joyce Beamon (HRCA Treasurer) jbeamon5@verizon.net
Not an HRCA member yet? Visit the VCA Website: www.vcacounselors.org

This page was last updated: October 9, 2014
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See you at the FIRST General Meeting!
 Thursday, October 9, 2014 4:30p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Old Dominion University

~ HRCA General Meeting~
Thursday, October 9, 2014
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

YOU Are Cordially Invited to Attend our First Professional Development Meeting Of the Year!
 WHOALL COUNSELORS! in Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth & Virginia Beach.  
             You DO NOT have to be an HRCA member to attend!
 COST:  FREE for HRCA Members; $7.00 for Non-Members
 RESERVATIONS: by Tuesday, October 7th to HRCA Treasurer, 
Joyce Beamon: jbeamon@verizon.net 
 LOCATION:  Old Domion University Webb Center James River-Lynnhaven Room

Speakers: Dr. William Owings from Old Dominion University and Dr. Leslie Kaplan will be discussing "Funding Inequality within School Districts: The Alpha and Omega Syndrome." These accomplished authors, educators, and advocates for equity in education have a wealth of knowledge to share with us! 

Charity: YoungLives offers teen moms relief from the isolation and struggle of their daily lives and hope for the future. YoungLives mentors provide friendship, parenting advice and help meeting the practical demands of raising a child. Barbara Costella will be the representative for YoungLives. 

We are here to continue to advance and develop our profession--Join Us!

A Message from the President:
We are HRCA!
We are so excited that you stopped by to visit! Welcome to another year--we are here to serve and impower you! This is your chapter and we are your voices. We hope to see you at our First General meeting on October 9th at Old Dominion University. Bring your ideas and a friend...Can't wait to see you!  Click here to give your invaluable input to HRCA!
                                       Bianca M. Gregory, M.Ed  

A Professional Chapter of the Virginia Counselors Association
Serving Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, and Virginia Beach for Over 60 Years!