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Manuscripts by Subject - Groups / Organizations - #11212

Title: North Dakota Counseling Association
Dates: 1956-2013

Collection Number:  MSS 11212

Quantity: 1 foot

Abstract: Records consist of the Association’s constitution, bylaws, minutes, membership records, correspondence, lists of officers and board members, organizational history, conference material, information about awards, position descriptions, legislation, grants, lists of scholarship recipients,   newsletters, journal, a DVD from the 50th anniversary of the organization in 2007, and records of several affiliated organizations.

Provenance: The collection was donated to the State Historical Society of North Dakota by Marcia Foss on February 20, 2014.

Property rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to the collection.

Copyrights: Copyrights to materials in this collection remain with the donor, publisher, author, or author's heirs.  Researchers should consult the 1976 Copyright Act, Public Law 94-553, Title 17, U.S. Code and an archivist at this repository if clarification of copyright requirements is needed.  Permission to use any radio or television broadcast portions of the collection must be sought from the creator.

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Citation:  Researchers are requested to cite the collection title, collection number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.

From the NDCA Website
The North Dakota Counseling Association (NDCA) is the state association for professional counselors. The NDCA currently represents over 400 members coming from all areas of the counseling and human development areas. The mission of the NDCA is to provide quality professional development opportunities, facilitate networking, advocate for the counseling profession, and promote leadership activities and encourage active involvement in the organization. The organization celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2007.


Box 1:
1 Constitution and bylaws, 1956-1989
2 Minutes, 1965-1983
3 Minutes, 1984-1993
4  Minutes, 1994-1996
5 Minutes, 2000-2005
6 Minutes, 2005-2011
7 Membership, 1958-1995
8 Membership, 1996-2003
9 Membership, 2004-2013
10 Register of NDAC members, 1988-1990
11 Officers and board members, 1958-2012
12 Correspondence, 1975-2011
13 History, ca. 1982
14 Conferences, 1957-1987
15 Conferences, 1988-1992
16 Conferences, 1993-1999
17 Conferences, 2000-2006
18 Conferences, 2007-2008
19 Awards, 1981-2004
20 Position descriptions, ca. 1980s-2000s
21 Legislation, 1987-2009
22 Grants, 1990-2006
23 Scholarship recipients, 1987-1994
24 Focus on NDCA newsletter, 1994, 1996
25 ND Counseling Journal, 1995-2003
26 ND Association of Addictions and Offender Counseling (NDAAOC), 1993-1999
27 ND Association of Admission Counselors (NDAAC), 1981-2002
28 ND Association for Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Issues in Counseling (NDAGLBIC), ca. 1998
29 ND Association of Marriage and Family Counselors (NDAMFC), 1998-2000
30 ND Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NDASFAA), 1984-1990
31 ND College Deans Association (NDCDA), 1986-1990
32 ND Vocational Guidance Association (NDVGA), 1987-1996
33 DVDs – ACA Conference Marketing Materials and NDCA 50th Anniversary video, 2007
34 Reports (including North Dakota Career Resource Network activities), 2009-2011
35 Activities, ca. 2010

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