Texas School Counselor Association

Welcome to the Texas School Counselor Association

TSCA is a division of the Texas Counseling Association.

At TSCA, our mission is to serve professional school counselors by advocating for and advancing the role of the professional school counselor and the comprehensive school guidance and counseling program throughout Texas. 

We value...

  • Professional commitment and involvement
  • Comprehensive developmental guidance programs to meet the social, educational, personal, and career needs of all students
  • Professional development and empowerment of the professional school counselor
  • Professional school counselors as essential educators and mental health professionals in the school system
  • Advocacy and promotion of the benefits of developmental guidance and counseling programs carried out by professional school counselors in the schools

Recent News

Texas 86th Legislative Session Wrap-Ups

Mental health and school counselors were on the forefront of the 86th Legislative Session. Advocacy by TCA and hundreds of TCA members resulted in pas...

Federal Advocacy!

Congress is on vacation until Sept 9. Try and meet with your federal reps while they are back in Texas! Ask them to add LPCs to Medicare. ACA will als...

School Counselor Compensation Mentioned in Press Conference Today

School Counselor raises were mentioned during a press conference yesterday when the school finance deals were announced. As no HB 3 text has been rele...

CREST Nominations Open

TSCA is now accepting applications for CREST (Counselors Reinforcing Excellence for Students in Texas). This year, a new application and scoring rubri...