VCDA supports individuals in discovering and leading meaningful and productive lives through quality education. VCDA recognizes that effective career development has a direct and positive impact on workforce development, economic growth, and prosperity.


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.


Virginia Career Development Association (VCDA) is a state division of the National Career Development Association (NCDA) and a division of the Virginia Counselor’s Association (VCA).

    • NCDA strives to promote career development for all people over their life span. NCDA provides the public with services to involve professionals in the interest of career development. For more information, please visit www.ncda.org.
  • VCA promotes human development through the support of public confidence in the profession of counseling.  For more information, please visit www.vcacounselors.org.