Nominations Due: December 31st, 2023

Background and Purpose: The Outstanding Mental Health Counselor Award is to be presented annually in conjunction with the North Dakota Counseling Association (NDCA) Annual Conference. The award is an acknowledgment of contributions to and promotion of the mental health counseling profession.

The following criteria are to be used in identifying the recipient: 

  1. Must be a practicing Mental Health Counselor or Educator or retired from these vocations. 
  2. Has made outstanding contributions to the counseling field.

Procedures for Nomination: 

  1. The nomination must be made by a member of NDMHCA. 
  2. Other materials may be included to support the nominations, such as news articles and civic awards, as well as any recommendations from former supervisor, students, or the like.  
  3. The selection of the recipient will be made by the Executive Council of NDMHCA. 
  4. Nomination materials are available online at here.
  5. Email materials to: [email protected]

The recognition will be in the form of a plaque.