Why Join SAIGE?
If you are a counselor or related mental health professional, ally, or advocate dedicated to enhancing awareness, competence, and ethical practices within the counseling profession as it pertains to working with LGBTGEQIAP+ clients, this is the home for you.
Become part of an association that prides itself on cultivating competency and the establishment of mentoring relationships to promote an understanding of queer and trans client issues in counseling.
Become a Member of SAIGE
Without joining ACA a $10 processing fee is applied.
SAIGE Fee Total
Professional $52.00 + $10.00 = $62.00
Regular $52.00 + $10.00 = $62.00
New Professional* $42.00 + $10.00 = $52.00
Student* $34.00 + $10.00 = $44.00
Retired $34.00 + $10.00 = $44.00
Joining SAIGE and ACA
SAIGE and ACA Total
Professional $52.00 + $189.00 = $241.00
Regular $52.00 + $189.00 = $241.00
New Professional* $42.00 + $105.00 = $147.00
Student* $34.00 + $105.00 = $139.00
Retired (see qualification) $34.00 + $105.00 = $139.00
Credit Card Payments: To join using a debit/credit card, log on to
counseling.org/membership to pay online, or contact an ACA Engagement
Specialist at 800-298-2276, M–F 8:30 am – 5:30 pm, ET, to pay
Three-month Payment Plan Option (by phone using a Debit/Credit Card
Only) A $2 processing fee will be charged on both the 2nd & 3rd installments.
To sign up for the payment plan, contact an ACA Engagement
Specialist at 800-298-2276, M–F 8:30 am – 5:30 pm, ET.
Division Dues Proration: Division dues are prorated to coincide with
your ACA membership expiration date. To join a Division only, or to
add a Division to your ACA membership, visit counseling.org/Division
to view the prorated dues amounts.
Don't wait! Become a Member of SAIGE and join our network of leaders in the field of counseling LGBTGEQIAP+ people.
If you are a Member of the American Counseling Association, you can add SAIGE as a division here: https://www.counseling.org/membership/divisions-regions-branches/add-additional-divison(s)
If you are not a Member of the American Counseling Association, you can enter through the ACA portal and select Choose Division Only here: https://www.counseling.org/membership/join-reinstate
If you need any help or have questions regarding membership, please contact our Trustee of Membership and State Branches.