The North Atlantic Region Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (NARACES) is a regional association of the Association for Counseling Education and Supervision (ACES), which is a division of the American Counseling Association (ACA).
NARACES’ membership includes those residing in the District of Columbia, Europe, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Connecticut (CACES), Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts and Rhode Island (MARIACES), New Hampshire, New Jersey (NJACES), New York (NYACES), Pennsylvania (PACES), and Vermont.
The purpose of NARACES, in accordance with the purposes of ACES, shall be:
NARAES is part of ACES, which includes the following regional organizations as well:
As of July, 2016, all ACES members are automatically enrolled in their region’s organization. If you are an ACES member in the NARACES region (CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT, PR) then you are also a NARACES member.
If you are an ACES member, but reside in a state outside of the NARACES region, you can join NARACES for an additional fee on top of your normal ACES membership rates.
If you are not an ACES member, you can join by visiting their website at this link:
If you are looking to be even more involved above and beyond membership, please check out our other opportunities to include: