ACCA News (July 2021)
Our semi-annual ACCA Board meeting on 17 April 2021 was slightly different in that our two newly-appointed Council of Elders members were invited to join us at the initial part of our Zoom session.
Dr. Eric Scalise emphasized that Christian counselors need to explore on how to reach people differently and Asia is on the cutting edge in doing so. He thinks that ACCA can be a model for the other continents to follow. The Church can make a big difference given the way the world has changed since 2020. Read more
ACCA News (November 2019)
Welcome to the first issue of ACCANews, the official semi-annual newsletter of the Asia Christian Counselors Association! ACCA was established on 3 Mar 2018 with the national Christian Counseling Associations of India, Philippines, Indonesia, China and Malaysia as the Founding Members. The vision and mission of ACCA is to shape and promote Christian counseling to all the countries in Asia with an approach that interfaces psychology, theology, spirituality and missions, so that what we do is more authentic to God’s Word and contextualized to our local needs. Read more
Spotting the Sacred
Using Jesus as our model, we can explore the act of noticing as a means of spiritual growth. Jesus took time to notice His surroundings, and He often saw and then pointed out great spiritual truths in the common, everyday experiences of life. Find out more.
Understanding Inter-Personal Boundaries
Safe & Secure Attachment in the Classroom Setting
The seminar/ workshop helped participants to take a holistic approach to education; see emotional well-being and resilience as central to the development, learning and happiness of children; consider the impact of promoting secure relationships within a positive learning environment; and reflect on the value of an emotionally supportive classroom for students. Read More