School Counselor Connections, the Newsletter for the Kentucky School Counselor Association is now available online! Click here to view our latest edition!


College-/Career-Advising Week, This activity is designed to support districts in meeting the Commonwealth Commitment to increase the number of students who graduate college and career ready by 50 percent by 2015.

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Save the date! February 22nd-24th, 2017. The One and Only Leadership Training designed just for you--the School Counselor!

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Welcome from the President!




Welcome to the Kentucky School Counselor Association Website!  My name is Dr. Imelda Bratton and I am the President of KSCA. 
I hope that you will visit this site often as it will be continually updated with new information.  Here you can find links to the KY Scene, Twitter and the KSCA Newsletter.  You can connect to the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) and Kentucky Counselor Association (KCA) websites. Find out what KSCA has been working on and what we stand for on the About Us tab.  Check out the Leadership tab to see what positions are open on the KSCA board.  Be sure to visit the Conference tab to get all the information you need for the 2017 Conference in February 22th-24th at the Marriott Griffin Gate in Lexington, Kentucky!  Again, WELCOME!  Please contact me if you have any questions. 

Dr. Imelda Bratton
KSCA President


The 2016 KSCA Conference Highlight Video!

Followup message from Tara Brown!



2017 KSCA Conference:


February 22-24, Marriott Griffin Gate Resort.

2017 Conference at a Glance

2017 Pre-Conference Workshops

2017 Conference Flyer

KSCA Advocay Notes


Conference Resources

Heather Couch: Superheros in Training: Going from Graduate to First Year

Heather Couch: School Counseling Resources

Dr. Karen Giffith: Implementing the ASCA National Model

Dr. Karen Griffith: Individual Counseling

Dr. Karen Griffith: Building Resiliency

Dr. Karen Griffith: Raising Resilient Children

Ashley Keys: Applying Trauma Informed Strategies to Classrooms and Students

Dr. Stephanie Stockburger : The Teen Brain

Heidi Cooley-Cook: ABC's of ASD

Heid Cooley-Cook: Post-Secondary Options for Individuals with Autism

Lena Kline: Improving Lives by Increasing Emotional Intelligence

Katherine Whitney - Utilizing School Personnel to Support Mental Health in Schools 










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Kentucky School Counseling Association is pleased to partner with ASCA to provide Kentucky SCENE. This networking site is a professional meeting place for school counseling professionals to share and learn from each other. Get answers to your school counseling questions, share your lesson plans and best practices, and be the best school counselor that you can!




*The Kentucky SCENE is a subgroup of the ASCA SCENE. This is a free service and you do not have to be a member of ASCA or KSCA to belong to the SCENE.