Virginia Career Development Association

 Creating Connections for Virginia's Career Development Professionals

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VCDA strengthens the knowledge and skills of career development professionals, increases the quality of career resources, education and services, and enhances the profession through increased awareness, collaboration, and consultation. More about VCDA
News from VCDA
Conference 2014 Power Points Available

"Best Practices in Creating and Maintaining Academic and Career Plans" Webinar

Harvard Report Questions Value of 'College for All' by Catherine Gewertz (

10 Lifelong Career Rules video (free) by Dr. Rich Feller


Dr. Spencer Niles

"Career Flow: A Hope Centered Approch to Career Development"
Dr. Spencer Niles

More about Spencer Niles

VCDA Conference 2015

"Career Development Professionals
Navigating the Currents of
Workforce & Career"

April 10, 2015

W&M School of Ed
Professional Development Center

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Breakout Sessions,
Poster Sessions & Roundtables

Blue Ribbon

VCDA Model Career Developmental Awards

Individual Award

Organization Award

Nomination Forms

Blue Ribbon

Virginia Competition Sponsored by

Virginia Career VIEW

Career Development Month
2013 Award Recipients

Career Development Month Resources

VCA Convention

November 20-22, 2014
Williamsburg, VA

National Career Development Association


June 29-July 2, 2015
Denver, CO

Providing leadership, advocacy and professional development opportunities for career development professional professionals.

VCDA is a proud Division of the Virginia Counselors Association (VCA), and
a State Division of the National Career Development Association (NCDA).

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