AAMFT restructure vote fails. What’s next?

red checkmark by piotr siedlecki via publicdomainpictures.netThe American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) announced today that the membership vote on a proposed AAMFT restructure was short of the 2/3 majority needed for the restructure to take effect.

Approximately 61% of voters supported the plan, with 39% opposed.

Had the vote passed, AAMFT’s state and provincial divisions would have been dissolved in favor of a more centralized structure. Members would have been able to organize themselves into “special interest groups” based on geography, clinical focus, or other interests.

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