Each year the Louisiana Counseling Association (LCA) recognizes persons who have made significant contributions to the counseling profession and LCA. Awards are presented at the LCA Annual conference held each fall. However, nominations are accepted throughout the year. Awards presented are:
*The LCA Research Grant Award is given in the amount of $500 for research. The research grant will not be given annually, but will be given in those years when the interest/donations have accrued to $500 above the base of the amount of $5,000. The LCA Graduate Student Award will not be given annually but will be given in those years when the interest/donations have accrued to $200.00 above the base of the amount of $5000.00.
2013 Awards Include the following:
2016 Awards include the following
LCA Humane and Caring Person Award:Susan Thornton, Ed.D., LPC-S
LCA Distinguished Professional Service Award: Denise Latour, M.Ed., NCSC, NCC
LCA Graduate Student Award: Madelynn Fellon
LCA Advocacy Award: Representative Paula Davis
LCA Presidential Awards: Michelle Robichaux and Jessica Aslin
All nominations must be made by current members of LCA. All nominees, with the exception of the Distinguished Legislative Service Award, must be current members of LCA.
Any member wishing to submit a nominee may select the award names above to determine criteria for nomination and selection. All nominations and supporting documentation are due on or before August 31st.
Please fill out the form below to submit a nomination.