What's New, What's News

The conference committee is in process of planning the Fall Ethics Workshop for one of the Fridays in October. Please check back after June 30 to find out who this year's speaker is and where the workshop will be held.

Are you interested in legislative issues? If so consider is joining the AAMFT Family Team.

Spring into action and make a difference in the MFT profession! We need you. Join the WAMFT board and discover the power of partnership and collaboration. We need creative people to help advance the profession forward, engage emerging leaders, and develop robust networks. WAMFT is currently seeking 2017 board positions for the following positions:

(2) Directors at Large
(1) Election Committee Member
(1) Treasurer (changed from earlier email)

Our Diversity and Social Justice committee wants to hear from YOU. We are currently accepting writing submissions from our membership around their experiences in working with diverse populations. If your submission is selected, we will share your work in our upcoming newsletters. Let your voice be heard, and share your expertise with our members! Email: Diversity Committee



The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) is the professional association for the eld of marriage and family therapy. We represent the professional interests of more than 50,000 marriage and family therapists throughout the United States, Canada and abroad.

Since our founding in 1942, AAMFT has been involved with the problems, needs and changing patterns of couples and family relationships. The association leads the way to increasing understanding, research and education in the eld of marriage and family therapy, and ensuring that the public’s needs are met by trained practitioners. AAMFT provides individuals with the tools and resources they need to succeed as marriage and family therapists.

Through AAMFT, members receive exclusive access to:
• Key industry publications such as
Family Therapy magazine, the Journal for Marital and Family Therapy, and AAMFT’s Family Therap-eNews

• Discounts on key services such as professional liability insurance, life and disability insurance, electronic  health record, website development, and more!

• AAMFT’s ethics and legal consultation services
• Continuing education and training services for MFTs both online and in-person

• And much more!


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Medicare coverage is important for Marriage and Family Therapists (MFTs) and the Medicare beneficiaries they will potentially serve. Learn more about this and what AAMFT is doing to gain Medicare coverage for MFTs. Read more about this on at http://www.aamft.org/iMIS15/AAMFT/Content/Advocacy/Medicare.aspx.