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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Congratulations to Esmeralda Martinez our new CCDA Secretary 2016 -2018
Registration now open for the
Fall 2016 CCDA Regional Conference!
November 18, 2016 at San Jose State University in San Jose, CA
Call for Proposals
Mark Your Calendar:
Thursday, 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
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
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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