The Austin AMFT Board is currently seeking members to
join our 2022 Board in the following positions:
The Austin AMFT board is made up of a 3-seat presidential committee consisting of the
Past President, President, and President-elect.
The President-elect serves a 1-year term and has the following duties:
responds via email to member or community questions sent to the board,
leads the monthly CEU event announcements and introductions,
and maintains possession of any physical marketing materials throughout the year for special events.
The Treasurer works closely with the presidential committee and the secretary,
generally overseeing the organization's finances.
The Treasurer serves a 2-year term and has the following duties:
reviews monthly financial statements, maintains accurate financial tracking and bookkeeping
practices, presents monthly financial reports at each board meeting, facilitates payment for
speakers and organizational purchases, and makes appropriate tax payments and/or filings
for the Austin AMFT organization.
The Program Director works closely with the Public Relations Director,
Outreach Director, and Secretary.
The Program Director serves a 2-year term and has the following duties:
recruits and schedules speakers for monthly CE events and coordinates all communication
with each speaker prior to, during, and following events — including reaching out to potential speakers,
facilitating signing of contracts, obtaining marketing materials and necessary documentation from
speakers, ensuring speakers are properly set up and prepared for virtual and/or in-person events,
and communicating feedback and appreciation for speakers following presentations.
Updated Consolidated Rulebooks will soon be available on the Executive Council’s Statutes and Rules webpage.
Beginning 9/1/20, the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) entity that has been running the LMFT licensing board was taken over by the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council (BHEC). BHEC now oversees the licensing boards for LMFT, LPC, LCSW, & Psychologists.
There are 3 big changes we want to bring to your attention:
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Meetings are currently held online the 2nd Friday of each month (except for July & December).
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have ideas for upcoming ceu events?
We're currently recruiting speakers to present at our monthly meetings this year. We're committed to finding passionate and knowledgeable speakers to offer educational talks on a wide variety of clinical topics that benefit the Austin AMFT Community.
Austin AMFT is particularly interested in presenting topics that are viewed through a systemic lens and that focus on how the work impacts the family system, community, or sociocultural spheres. Topics may be geared toward work with individuals, families or couples.
If you or someone you know might be a good fit, please submit a proposal below!