Serving Maine School Counselors K-12


Our Mission

The mission of the Maine School Counselor Association (MESCA) is to represent school counselors by promoting professionalism and ethical practices outlined by the ASCA National Model.

Maine Comprehensive School Counseling Program Model

MESCA advocates for the implementation of a comprehensive school counseling program in every Maine school.

Read the Maine Comprehensive School Counseling Program Model.

Meeting Dates

The full MESCA Board typically meets on the second Thursday of every other month from 5-7 PM in Room 500 of the Cross Building, located at 111 Sewall Street in Augusta, Maine.

All MESCA members are welcome to attend. Please join us!

Schedule of 2018 Board Meetings:

January 11
March 8
May 10
August 16 (Leadership Development Institute, Location TBD)
September 13
November 8

Leadership and Governance

The MESCA leadership team is made up of volunteers who have been elected by the membership or appointed by the Board, according to our by laws.

We are always on the lookout for new volunteers to help us achieve our mission. Read our position descriptions to learn how you might contribute.

Don’t forget! We are here to serve you, so don’t hesitate to be in touch and share your feedback!

View list of Officers and Board Members


MESCA Mini-Workshops offer a range of professional development sessions on timely topics at locations throughout the state.

Learn more


Who deserves to be the next Maine School Counselor of the Year? Recognize someone who is doing an outstanding job in a K-12 school in the State of Maine.

Submit a Nomination


Are you currently enrolled in a Master’s level Counselor Education degree program at Husson University or the University of Southern Maine? Then you may be eligible for a $300 scholarship.

Apply for a Scholarship


Conferences, professional development opportunities, and more.

Reach Higher Maine Webinar

August 23, 2019

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MESCA Annual Conference

November 2019

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Become a Member of MESCA!

Are you a dues-paying member of the Maine School Counselor Association? What are you waiting for? It’s worth every penny! MESCA members enjoy the support of peers from around the state, a members-only newsletter, professional development opportunities, discounts on conferences, and more.