Licensure

Licensure is designed to legally define who can use the title of a licensed counselor and/or who can provide counseling services in a particular state.

Counseling licenses confirm that individuals who are treating patients have the necessary academic preparation and experience. Some counseling fields require a different type of license; marriage and family therapists, school counselors, addiction counselors, and general mental health counselors all earn different licenses.


We are the premier licensing body for professional counselors in Uganda.

MentalPress 21

COVID-19 Related Stress and How to deal with it

Dear Friends, Colleagues, Members and Supporters,
Greetings from Uganda Counselling Association (UCA). As many countries go on partial and/or complete lockdown as one of the measures to Flatten The Curve of new COVID-19 infections, it’s inevitable that lives in Uganda and elsewhere continue to change in ways we had never seen before

Code of Ethics

Counsellors Code of Ethics

Our president Gaston Byamugisha launches the revised Counsellors Code of ethics and has called on all the counsellors in training and practice to follow the ethical consideration in order to upkeep the quality of the profession




Telehealth

TELEHEALTH: Stay Current Moving Forward

Telehealth services, driven by the pandemic, has certainly expanded to extraordinary levels, with more and more counselors using technology to connect with clients, mentors