State of the Profession
with Joy Alafia, CAE
Join CAMFT Executive Director, Joy Alafia, CAE for an understanding about events, legislation, and internal association processes that are currently impacting CAMFT members. Designed for Mental Health Professionals, this presentation will discuss general CAMFT issues and the importance of a Professional Will. There will also be updates from BBS, as well as California and Federal legislative updates. Finally, discussion on why it is important to avail yourself of the Legal Consultation service CAMFT provides. There will be ample time for Q&A.
In successfully completing and attending this presentation, participants will be able to:
1. Recall at least 3 recent/pending legislations and how marriage and family therapists may be impacted by the bills.
2. Identify 1 resource for legal consultation for therapists.
3. Identify important components of a Professional Will.
Presenter: Joy Alafia, CAE brings more than 17 years of association leadership experience to her new position. She begins her new role at CAMFT after her tenure as the President and CEO of the Western Propane Gas Association (WPGA), where she has advocated for renewable propane and equitable access for alternative sources of clean energy. Joy has spoken around the world about the importance of sustainable energy and is credited with transforming the propane industry’s focus and shifting its priorities to the commercialization of net zero-carbon energy solutions.
Wednesday, October 5, 2022
11:45am-12pm Log-in/Technical Check*
12pm-1:30pm CEU Presentation
This course is intended for beginning to advanced mental health professionals.
Course meets the qualifications for 1.5 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. CEU completion certificates will be awarded when participants complete the course evaluation after speaker presentation.
* = non CEU portion of course
On-line, via Zoom
This event is presented by state CAMFT, in attendance with other chapters.
SFV-CAMFT chapter members
FREE! (online to all our members)
Non chapter members
$25 (online until Friday, September 30, 2022 @ 11:59 p.m.)
$35 (online from Saturday, October 1, 2022 thru Tuesday, October 4, 2022 @ 11:59 p.m.)
$20 (STUDENTS ONLY)
No phone or email RSVP.
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CAMFT-approved Continuing Education Provider #62281SFV-CAMFT is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs. SFV-CAMFT maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.