Mission, Purpose, Goals

Mission Statement

The AAMFT-CA Division Educators’ Collaborative was created to establish an active, statewide network of Marriage and Family Therapy Educators.

Purpose

The purposes of the AAMFT-CA Division Educators’ Collaborative are:

  • Promote unification of the MFT professional culture in California.
  • Promote communication and collaboration.
  • Provide resources and information.

Goals

The AAMFT-CA Division Educators’ Collaborative long-term goal is the establishment of a statewide force of educators and clinicians, committed to the following pursuits:

  • Promoting the development of regional consortiums through­out the state that will organize ongoing meetings to bring to­gether MFT educators and super­visors.
  • Promoting increased hiring of MFT faculty within MFT grad­uate school programs through­out the state.
  • Incorporating the AAMFT Core Competencies within grad­uate school programs through­out the state.
  • Serving as a resource center for educators in relation to MFT educational programs, curricula and research.
  • Increasing employment options for MFT graduate students and interns.
  • Developing “One Voice” to provide effective representation in MFT educator advocacy efforts.