Welcome to the 1st Semarang State University International Conference on Counseling and Educational Psychology (SICCEP) 2016. We encourage you to participate and learn about the counseling profession through its main theme as “DEVELOPMENT AND INNOVATION ON HELPING PROFESSION FOR BETTER LIFE”. This conference will offer some professional speakers, in addition to the many oral presentations that will further your knowledge of the counseling profession. Also take advantage of the networking opportunities during our social and educational events throughout this conference. You will gain new perspectives, meet new contacts, as well as advance your information relating to your work and career path. Invest and advance your competence, and more importantly, in yourself. I look forward to seeing you in Semarang!