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What does NVGA stand for?

NVGA stands for National Vocational Guidance Association


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Historians of career counseling have identified 1913 as the launch date, corresponding to the founding of the National Vocational Guidance Association (renamed the National Career Development Association in 1985 [NCDA; Brewer, 1942; Pope, 2000]) and have attributed that founding to a small group of disaffected social workers who realized that case management, the traditional focus of that Held, was simply not enough.
Farrey was a member and leader of numerous professional associations committed to advancing teaching throughout Massachusetts such as the American Personnel and Guidance Association, the Association of Counselor Educators and Supervisors, the State College Task Force on Developmental Skills, and the National Vocational Guidance Association.
Different groups of scholars and practitioners became members of the National Vocational Guidance Association (renamed the National Career Development Association [NCDA] in 1985) and published their important theories and research in the Journal of Employment Counseling and the Vocational Guidance Quarterly (now The Career Development Quarterly), among other journals and publications.
In 1952, 'The Personnel and Guidance Journal (PGJ; now called the Journal of Counseling & Development [JCD]) became the journal of the new American Personnel and Guidance Association (APGA; now the American Counseling Association), with the National Vocational Guidance Association (NVGA; now the NCDA) as one of its four founding divisions.