NJAMFT 2013 Ethics Workshop
Friday, May 17,2013 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
The NJAMFT 2013 Ethics workshop workshop will be an interactive experience for our attendees. Small Groups of participants will discuss clinical and professional ethical dilemmas, applying guidance from the NJ Statutes and Regulations and the AAMFT Code of Ethics. The groups will then report to the larger audience, and a general discussion will occur. Earn the 5 CEUs required for licensure renewal.
Presenter: James Verser, M. Div., M.S., Ed.S. is a Marriage and Family Therapist with a Private Practice in Bloomsbury, NJ.
To Learn more and register, click here: NJAMFT Ethics Workshop Info and Registration
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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
Central Chapter Member Lynne A. Beriont-Virginia BS, MA, LMFT
Our attention was recently drawn to work being done by Lynne on what impact natural disasters such as Hurricane Sandy might have on the mental health of our population. This is critically imporant work. Lynne's article can be read by clicking on the link below.
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:
Hurricane Sandy LMFT Support
The Mental Health Association in NJ has applied for a FEMA Immediate Services Program (ISP) grant in the following counties:
Atlantic, Cape May, Essex, Hudson, Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean, Somerset, and Warren (possibly).
These are time limited positions! Please click below and navigate to JOB POSTINGS to learn more:
To locate contact information for your NJ State Representatives, download the document from the link below.