New Jersey Division
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    Need your CEUs by June 30? We're here to help! The NJAMFT-IA Northern Chapter is pleased to announce the Spring 2018 Workshop. This year's event is entitled "Dealing with Grief and Loss over the Lifespan"  and will be held on Friday, June 15, 2018 in North Jersey. 

     

    This might well be your last chance to capture your license renewal CEUs before June 30, 2018, so act now! The workshop offers 6 CEUs to MFTs, LPCs and  LCADCs. Click here to learn more: NNJAMFT-IA Spring Workshop

  • Of Clinical Interest To All

                                                                     

    Who would have thought that there are studies, yes, real studies--university type--about just how many spaces should appear after a period in a sentence? It's real and it is an "issue" though perhaps not on the same level as global warming. We here at NJAMFT-IA deal with it on every workshop description, every newsletter article submission and all public documents.  Some clearly prefer 2 spaces and some, 1 space after every period. There are also those who argue that 2 spaces came from the days of the typewriter while 1 space is all that is needed in today's computer world. A fascinating article appeared in this month's Atlantic Monthly entitled "Are Two Spaces Better Than One? The Effect of Spacing Following Periods and Commas During Reading." sharing laboratory studies and professional opinions. 

     

    To read the article in its entirety, please click here and you decide how many spaces are needed!: The Scientific Case for Two Spaces After a Period  

  • Looking for MFT work? Know someone who is hiring? MFT items for sale/trade? Space to share? We post industry related items here! Simply click on the "Classifieds" image here and then select the specific category you are interested in. To let us know about something you'd like to post, please contact: lifeline.campaign@gmail.com

  • LMFT Rated Among Best Careers

    Once again, US News and World Report's annual job rankings shows that Marriage and Family Therapist was rated among the best careers (Top 50) for 2013 (follow link below to view the article). The article also says "By 2020, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) predicts this occupation will grow by 41.2 percent, much faster than the average for all occupations." This is heartening news during difficult economic times and times in which health care providers are feeling the strain of so much change.

    Read the article now by clicking here:  US News and World Report: The 100 Best Jobs

  • To locate contact information for your NJ State Representatives, download the document from the link below.

     NJ Representative Contacts

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