Welcome to the California Career Development Association,
a professional organization for career development practitioners to connect and collaborate on issues, policies and practices relating to career development. CCDA's membership is inclusive of all career development service providers, including counselors, educators, technicians, paraprofessionals, business professionals, and graduate students. The CCDA community represents a wide array of settings, including education, private practice, business and industry, public agencies, and private institutions.
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Send Dr. Lisa Raufman an email if interested in serving on the CCDA Board at firstname.lastname@example.org
We are seeking new Board leadership for the 2016-2017 Board under the leadership of Dr. Yamonte Cooper. We have elected openings in Communications, Secretary, Treasurer and other positions that are appointed such as Legislative Chair, Diversity Chair, and Public Relations Chair. Position descriptions can be found on the Board Leadership page: Click here to read Board positions.
The LA Chapter of the CCDA Presents
Passion in Work: Towards Integrating the Personal & Professional
Jamila Dawson, M.A., a polyamorous, queer, kink-identified therapist, sex educator, and facilitator
at the historic Culver Hotel
in Culver City
Thursday, July 28, 2016, 6 PM - 9 PM
Mixer with hors d''oeuvres
and no host bar
CCDA Installation of new Officers of the 2016 – 2017 Term
Discounted Fee for Members.
Mark Your Calendar:
See Recorded Career Webinars from National and International Experts:
Click here to access archived webinars
Webinars sponsored in collaboration with APCDA (Asia Pacific Career Development Association) whereby CCDA members get “member” registration
September 15, 2016
Building an Entrepreneurial Nontraditional Career Path: Connecting Work and Community
Presenter: Dr.Ron Elsdon is a founder of organizations in the career and workforce development fields and has more than 25 years of leadership experience in various sectors
1 CEU from NCDA
Registration information available soon!
View Our Eventspiration Page to see our past events.
Coming this Summer:
in the works . . .
We have several cool ideas that we are working on to build our website's functionality, convenience, and member support -- we just need
a few more hands!
. . . how you can help
join our all-volunteer force to help us build:
- enhanced member database for networking and referrals
- continuous conversation via topic-focused forums
- more critical news on California career issues
- hot regional resources to help your clients
- best practices and professional development
To learn more, contact our Communications Chair.
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