NJAMFT Offers Great Workshops and CEUs!
Hurry, we have lots of opportunities for MFTs to earn their CEUs and participate in some great workshops! Click on the links provided to learn more and to register.
Northern Chapter April 4, 2014 "Cultural Influences On The Family"
NJAMFT April 11, 2014 Ethics Spring 2014
Central Chapter April 25, 2014 "Expanding Our Systems: The Importance of Fathers & Integrating Contextual Therapy"
Southern Chapter May 2, 2014 ""The Impact of Trauma on Clients and Clinicians & The Use of Mindful Self-Compassion For Healing." (Registration link coming soon)
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Of Clinical Interest To All
Recently, blogger Seth Adam Smith--with a rather large, faith-based readership--posted an article entitled "Marriage Isn't For You." To his own surprise, the post went viral. Where he expected a viewership in the tens of thousands, he instead found that over 24 million individuals have read his article. It has since been featured on national television broadcasts such as "The View" and "The Today Show" as well as a number of print media and has been translated into at least two languages. Since this is our specialty, we thought you might enjoy reading the article.
Northern Chapter Member Dr. Marilyn Batchelder MDiv
Dr. Marilyn Batchelder MDiv, is a member of the Norththern Chapter of NJAMFT. In this issue, Dr. Batchelder shares with us her thoughts on ending a career as an LMFT/Pastoral Psychotherapist.
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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
AAMFT Announces Updated Psychotherapy CPT Codes for 2013
The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy has announced new CPT codes for all MFTs to begin using in 2013. Click the link below to view the codes:
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