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As summer winds down in the next few weeks, many of our Pre-licensee members will be returning back-to-school or completing their associate hours. Many licensed MFTs can remember the long and challenging journey on the road to licensure. It can be difficult to accrue the required supervised experience and find opportunities that provide a living wage. All LMFTs know how tough the last hurdle of passing the licensure exam can be.
Given the unique needs of our student and registered associate members, CAMFT is holding its first-ever Pre-licensee Conference, “Licensure, Jobs, and So Much More!” at Pepperdine University, Malibu campus on September 14, 2019. This event will offer a full-day of presentations to help prepare our future MFTs:
The conference will also include a Job Fair with many paid opportunities. If you’re a Pre-licensee member, student or registered Associate MFT, you will not want to miss this conference! Supervisors, teachers, or agency workers, please help spread the word!
I’d love to see you there!
Nabil El-Ghoroury, Ph.D., CAE
firstname.lastname@example.org | Twitter: @drnabil
CAMFT is delighted to welcome our newest staff member, Michele Champion. Michele is the Chapter Outreach Coordinator, serving as the point of contact for Chapter leaders across the state and collaborating with the outreach and marketing team in San Diego. Before coming to CAMFT, Michele worked with national and local associations including the American College of Trial Lawyers, USFN - America's Mortgage Banking Attorneys, and the San Diego County Apartment Association. She has experience in various roles including education, events, marketing/advertising, volunteer recruitment, and sponsorship/fundraising. Michele has earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential, the marker of a committed association professional. Welcome Michele!
LICENSURE, JOBS, AND SO MUCH MORE!
MFT Associate Conference and Job Fair—September 14, 2019, at the Pepperdine University, Malibu Campus. Register Today
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CEPA APPLICATION TIP FOR AUGUST: “Carefully read the recommendations/requirements. Sometimes they are two-part requests, and an applicant only answers one part and doesn't respond to the other part.” – Ronald Mah, Ph.D., CEPA Committee Member
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