Navigating the Road to Licensure

  • May 20, 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • The Barrett Center at Pacifica Graduate Institute’s Ladera Lane Campus at 801 Ladera Lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93108


  • This individual does not hold active SBCAMFT Member status.
  • This individual holds active SBCAMFT Member status.

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SBCAMFT and PGIAA proudly present:

Navigating the Road tLicensure

With Cathy Atkins, JD, CAMFT Deputy Executive Director

Course Description:

Participants will learn the latest information on the licensing process; rules on obtaining supervised hours, appropriate work settings, requirements for supervisors, dealing with the Board of Behavioral Sciences, the licensing exams, finding the “right” jobs, marketing yourself, preparing for an interview, signing employment agreements, and protecting yourself should the employment relationship sour.

Learning Objectives:

1. Explain the laws and regulations as they pertain to the MFT licensing process;

2. Describe the breakdown of experience hours for MFT applicants;

3. Discuss the BBS forms to be completed during the MFT licensing process; and

4. Summarize the important employment issues related to MFT interns and trainees.

About Cathy: Cathy Atkins, JD has been with CAMFT since 2006.  She started with CAMFT as a Staff Attorney, but was promoted to Deputy Executive Director in 2009. Like all the attorneys, Cathy also provides legal, ethical and business guidance to CAMFT members.

Where: Presentation will be held in the Barrett Center at Pacifica Graduate Institute’s Ladera Lane Campus at 801 Ladera Lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93108. Check-in will be in the lobby near the bookstore.

When: Saturday, May 20th, 2017, 10:00AM - 12:30PM

Price: Free for Santa Barbara CAMFT members, $15 for non-members and registration at the door. To join SB-CAMFT ($25/year for students, $35/year for interns) -

Pre-registration is mandatory for free admission. Registration closes Friday May 19th. 

A huge thank you to our generous sponsor, Pacifica Graduate Institute Alumni Association (PGIAA), for making it possible to offer this important event free to all our members!

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