Southern Chapter of
NJAMFT Announces"The Effects of Intimate Partner Violence on Families and Resources for Healing"
Four speakers and four topics! MFTs and LPCs Earn 6 CEUs (Pending)Click below for complete workshop details and the option to register!Friday, October 24, 2014 8:00 AM - 4:00 PMVoorhees, NJ
Central Chapter of
Friday November 14, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM EST
Rutgers University Inn & Conference Center
New Brunswick, NJCome spend the day with Dr. Norma Bowe, subject of the acclaimed book "The Death Class: A True Story About Life" and see why Dr. Bowe's classes are booked three years in advance!Click below for complete workshop details and the option to register!
Of Clinical Interest To AllAfter the tragic suicide of Robin Williams, and amidst all the "I knew him when..." or "He gave me this great advice" platitudes, appeared this compelling and very real article by Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, Parenting Expert and author, Katie Hurley. Appearing in the August 15, 2014 issue of The Huffington Post, Katie's article, entitled "There's Nothing Selfish About Suicide," reminds many that suicide may not be as selfish as some may think. Ms. Hurley offers a view worthy of our consideration.Click here to read the article: There's Nothing Selfish About Suicide
In lieu of our regular "Member Profile" piece, we had the opportunity for one of our members to interview Dr. Brent Atkinson, this year's Healthy Families/Healthy Choices plennary speaker (September 19). Read the interview to get some terrific insights into Dr. Atkinson's work and see why this is a "must hear" speaker at our conference! You can also click to get to the full conference description.
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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
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