A special General meeting of Sri Lanka National Association of Counsellors was held on the 27th of May 2023, at No 82, D.S.Senanayake Mawatha, Colombo 08.The sole purpose of this meeting was to get the amendments to the Constitution of the Association ratified as it was being postponed several times due to the Covid pandemic. There has not been a major revision of the Constitution since the Association was founded 38 years ago. (1985)
The members participated in the meeting both virtually (15) and personally (10). All members present voted in favour of the amendments and ratification of the Constitution.
Following the meeting, there was an enlightening talk given by Ms Manisha Billimoria, on “Biology of Trauma and Compassionate Inquiry”
The AGM took place on the 1st of October 2022,via Google Meet.Many could not attend the meeting due to power cuts in different places around the country and multiple other issues. In the President's address , she emphasized the impact of the present economic crisis on the mental health of the people
The main item in the Agenda was the election of Office bearers and it was decided unanimously that the existing Executive Committee should continue for the year 2022 to 2023.