What's New, What's News

Governor Walker announced in his State of the State address on January 13th, that he will be asking the legislature to merge the Department of Safety and Professional Services with the Department of Financial Services. A bill draft should be available in early February.

On Friday, January 30, 2014 we have scheduled a special meeting to discuss the proposed restructuring of AAMFT. This event will be held at 10 a.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn in Menominee Falls, the new home of our Spring Conference. AAMFT Executive Director Tracy Todd, has agreed to join us for discussions related to these proposed changes, and his views on how Wisconsin will be impacted. We encourage our membership to attend and participate.

We are pleased to announce the results from our recent WAMFT election.  Congratulations to Kim Welk and Shannon Doherty who were elected Directors at Large. Both begin three-year terms on January 1, 2015.  Kim will continue her roles as Chair of the Conference Committee.

Stephani Storkson was elected to a three-year term as Secretary for the Board of Directors, a position she has filled in the past year, following her appointment to fill a vacancy.

WAMFT recently wrapped up a busy week in Milwaukee as part of the AAMFT National Conference from October 16th through 19th.  

Congratulations to the winner of our raffle prize at our booth, Liz Monopoli, a student attending the conference from Massachusetts, won the Aaron Rodgers jersey on Saturday evening.

2015 WAMFT Conference
Featuring Liana Lowenstein, MSW
April 19 & 20, 2015
New Venue - Hilton Garden Inn in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
Creative Family Therapy Techniques

AAMFT Videos

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AAMFT Executive Director Tracy Todd gives some highlights from the "AAMFT Scorecard," which covers the second quarter of 2013.
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On July 18, 2013, the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) and the California Association for Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) announced a jointly commissioned, independent economic impact study to examine the cost and savings factors for Medicare Part B coverage of private-practice licensed marriage and family therapists (LMFTs).
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The "2013 AAMFT: First Quarter" provides members a snapshot of the organization's financial health and status as well as accomplishments, activities, and social media engagements. Questions and comments can be posted in the AAMFT Community.
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Executive Director Tracy Todd discusses the AAMFT discusses the AAMFT Scorecard, a periodic update to the membership on the health and activities of the Association.
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AAMFT President Michael Chafin gives an overview of the topics discussed at the Spring 2013 Board of Directors meeting.