Emerging Professionals Network
Becoming an MFT is one of the most exciting times in your life. It represents the culmination of learning, the passion for the power of systemic thought, and the ability to create positive impacts on those you interact with. However, it can also be an overwhelming and challenging time as you begin the next phase of your career. AAMFT is here to help you navigate this exciting journey!
With our new Emerging Professionals Network, you gain exclusive access to support resources like online mentoring and Q&A sessions with established professionals, career development resources and job search tools, content tied to career specialization opportunities and your specific needs, networking with other emerging professionals, and more! Best of all, it is free! All you have to do is sign up!
Your current membership must fall into one of these five categories to be eligible for this free network:
- Student Member
- Pre-Clinical Fellow
- Associate Member
- Member (for 5 years or less)
- Clinical Fellow (for 5 years or less)
Participate in as much or as little as you want. The benefits of this network can be customized to meet your needs!
Ethics Q&A sessions - Join with other emerging professionals and AAMFT's Ethics staff via video conferencing to discuss ethical issues in today's changing world.
Career Q&A sessions - Gather valuable advice from those who have forged the path before you by joining one of these online networking sessions facilitated by experienced MFTs.
MFT Exam Study Groups - A supplement to AAMFT's MFT Test Preparation track at the AAMFT Annual Conference, these online study groups provide you with an opportunity to connect with other emerging professionals also preparing for the MFT exam.
Legal trainings - Participate in webinars hosted by CPH & Associates (AAMFT's recommended liability insurance provider) to understand liability and your legal obligations when you enter the profession.
Early career webinars - As you embark on your career, these informational webinars can give you the latest information on products and services you can utilize to achieve success.
Online community - Access on demand webinars, resources, and other content available only for participants. Dialogue online with other emerging professionals sharing your journey.
Emerging Professionals eNews - The latest in tips, perspective pieces, and news to help guide your early career - all delivered right to your inbox!
In-person networking - Meet up with other AAMFT emerging professionals at face-to-face events to build and foster career connections.
*Participation in events such as the Leadership Symposium and the Annual Conference that are not exclusive to Emerging Professionals may have an additional cost.