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Distinguished Service Awards

Each year in December at the Holiday Breakfast, CFAMFT recognizes a leader in the field of Marriage and Family Therapy by awarding them with the Distinguished Service Award.

Our Congratulations Goes Out To Our Past Esteemed Recipients:

2015 Dr. Judith Shell, LMFT

 

2014 – Alicia Homrich, Ph.D., NCC, LPY, LMFT

 

2013 – Regina Morrow, Ed.S., LMHC, LMFT, NCC

 

2012 – Dr. Burt Bertram, LMFT

 

2011 –  Russ Hiett, LMFT

 

2010 – Richard Erikson, Ph.D, LMFT

              Mel Jacobs D.Min, LMFT

 

2009 – Nancy Witt, M.A., LMHC

 

2008 – Valorie Thomas, Ph.D., LMFT, LMHC

 

Criteria For the Distinguished Service Award

Award will be presented as often as determined by the CFAMFT Board, which
– each year will consider whether there is a worthy candidate
– award does not have to be presented annually.

Selection Criteria

Individuals considered for this award have:
1. A minimum of ten years of involvement in CFAMFT,
OR a combination of involvement in CFAMFT and FAMFT or AAMFT.
2. Professional competence and integrity.
3. Demonstrated a commitment to the profession of Marriage and Family Therapy by:
a. Creating and supporting the professional community.
b. Participating in activities that advance the goals of the profession.
c. Speaking out on behalf of the profession (advocacy).
d. Working to make profession viable and visible.
4. Contributed to the profession of Marriage and Family Therapy as demonstrated by:
a. Service as a role model to upcoming clinicians, and
b. Significant leadership, mentorship or supervision activities.
5. Respect by colleagues.