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The California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) is celebrating the momentous passage of the Mental Health Access Improvement Act within the Omnibus bill, which includes Marriage and Family Therapists (MFTs) as Medicare providers.

Senators led bipartisan calls urging Office of Personnel Management to finalize an occupational series for Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists at VA

The California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT) has named Joy Alafia, MBA, CAE, as its new Executive Director, May 31, 2022.

California Therapists Issue Public Statement and Send Letter of Concern to Lawmakers.

California Therapists Disavow Racial Injustice, Voice Concern over Mental Health Impacts of Racial Trauma

CAMFT Public Service Announcement: Tips for Reducing Anxiety and Stress During the COVID-19 Coronavirus Global Pandemic.

CAMFT speaks out against  the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) for sharing minors' confidential therapy information.

CAMFT issues a public statement to caution against naming mental illness as the primary cause of gun violence and mass shootings.  Although mental health care resources should be improved and supported in California and throughout the country, naming mental illness as the cause for violence is stigmatizing and unhelpful.

CAMFT responds with helpful tips on what to do after a tragic event.

Response to Nabil El-Ghoroury regarding the treatment of children and families in the custody of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.