Why become an Affiliate member?
For the opportunity to get connected and equipped!! AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP IS FREE! Join Now! Affiliate Member: this includes people in a variety of counseling-related or counseling preparation fields. Privileges include participation in all activities (except listing in the Counselor Directory), and eligibility for coordinator positions and membership on committees. Affiliate membership is free and includes free CEUs*Affiliate Members can be any of the following:
Pastors, students preparing for pastoral positions, or church ministry leaders
Non-licensed mental health practitioners working in exempt organizations.
Student members currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate programs in the counseling field.
Christian lay counselor: those who have successfully completed a lay counselor training program at a local church or through a recognized Christian counseling organization such as the American Association of Christian Counselors.
Marriage mentor: those who have successfully completed marriage mentoring training through a marriage-strengthening program at their church or some suitable alternative training. Privileges include participation in all training activities and opportunities to serve on relevant committees.
Retired or Inactive Members: those who have been licensed mental health professionals and pastors who are now retired or who have applied for inactive licensure status with the state of Florida or another state.