Upon its inception, congratulatory messages received from the following organistions:
- American Board of Medical Psychotherapists and Psychodiagnosticians
- Australian Counselling Association
- Asia Pacific Rim Confederation of Counsellors
- British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy
- Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association
- Asian Professional Counselling Association
- Indonesian Counselling Association
APACS is represented in the Confederation of Counselling and Psychotherapy Association of Commonwealth Nations.
APACS is one of the sponsoring organisations of the 3rd Asian Pacific Rim Counselling and Psychotherapy Conference to be held in Kuching (Sarawak) in August 2013.