Thank you for visiting the Kentucky Association for Therapy (KAMFT) website. We are a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization dedicated to providing advocacy, support, training and other resources to both KAMFT members. KAMFT also strives to educate the public about how MFT can help with family, relationship, and mental health needs. We invite you to explore our site for current information about professional development and issues
Call for Proposals!!
KAMFT Division Conference
February 16th and 17th, 2017
“Your Trauma-Informed Toolbox: Moving Families from Crisis to Coping”
Dr. Froma Walsh
“Building Resilience: Healing & Positive Growth from Trauma”
Click here for more info--> Call for Proposals, 2017 Division Conference
Deadline for submissions is October 18th, 2016
We are very excited about our upcoming election. The below positions on the Board are for terms beginning January 2017. Holding a seat on the board of our professional organization is an opportunity to take an active role in our Division, facilitate organizational change, help meet the professional needs of your colleagues, and actively promote the profession of MFTs to the public!
If you are interested in contributing to KAMFT, your profession, and the public at large, please consider one of the following positions on our Board. The election will take place this November so if you would like to be a candidate, or even recommend someone for us to reach out to please contact the current Elections Chair, Bridget Morgan, (502-758-8765 or firstname.lastname@example.org).
Director Of Professional Development: 3 year term: This role is to cultivate appropriate and cutting-edge training needs for MFTs throughout the Commonwealth. As chair of the Professional Development Committee, the Director of Professional Development is responsible for advertising, planning, and implementing programmatic offerings by the Division, including the annual division conference.
Election Chair: 3 year term: The Elections Chair works diligently with the Elections committee to vet particular candidates to ensure their eligibility to run. The Elections Chair is also responsible to running the actual election and making sure it happens in a timely manner.
Eastern Member at Large: 3 year term: The Eastern KY Representative represents KAMFT members in the eastern region. The Eastern Member at Large will plan and facilitate 2 regional events, communicate with the region regarding legislative opportunities and communicate with the region regarding licensing board requirements as well as KAMFT initiatives.
Elections Committee Member: The Elections Committee consists of members elected by ballot by the voting membership of the Division, and will serve a term of 3 years, staggered so that 1 member will be replaced each year. The Elections Committee will prepare a slate of nominees for all elected positions, and oversee the elections of such positions as provided in these bylaws and in rules and procedures adopted by the Board for elections.
Become a KAMFT /AAMFT Member Today!
The Kentucky Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (KAMFT) is a state division of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT). Members of AAMFT who have residence in Kentucky are automatically members of KAMFT.
To learn more about joining AAMFT, click here.
To begin your application process, click here
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