AZEFT relies on its incredible members to serve our Community. If you would like to volunteer as aBoard member, a committee member, or an on-call volunteer for a one-time event, please complete the online application below.
AZEFT is deeply committed to diversifying our Board and our Community. As such, members who identify as traditionally underrepresented or from marginalized populations are strongly encouraged to apply.
Currently, AZEFT is seeking to fill Board Member positions:
Student Member The AzEFT Student Board Position is for a current student in a graduate-level clinical counseling or closely related training program. The main focus of this role is to support and engage students within the Arizona EFT Community through various strategies. Functions: - Attend monthly AzEFT Board meetings on Zoom (3rd Monday, 9-10:00 a.m). Review and decide on AzEFT Student Scholarship applications, actively engaging with scholarship recipients in the AzEFT Community. - Co-facilitate an annual AzEFT Intro to EFT training for students alongside another AzEFT board member. - Connect new students to AzEFT events through training programs and faculty in Arizona. - Promote diversity, equity, and inclusion within the AzEFT Board, community, and student body. Identify and propose ideas to involve students in the AzEFT Board and community. - Provide support and training to students and the AzEFT Board as needed. Hold quarterly meetings with the current AzEFT Chair and communicate feedback and concerns to the AzEFT Chair promptly. - Participate in the interviewing and mentoring of the next student board member to facilitate a smooth transition as the term ends.
Term Length: 1 year (February 2024 - February 2025)
Director of Externship & Core Skills All AZEFT Board Member applicants interested in the Director of Externship & Core Skills position shall meet the following position-specific qualifications:
-Secure venue for training events; work with Treasurer to negotiate contract; -Attend in full both Externship and Core Skills Participate in planning meetings before, during, and after training events; -Coordinate role play leaders; -Serve as point-of-contact for attendees, trainers, and role play leaders; and -Work with Marketing Coordinator to advertise Externship & Core Skills.
*Participation in both Externship & Core Skills is required as well as experience as a lead volunteer for AZEFT.
Community Outreach and Education Liaison Information is forthcoming.
General Qualifications for All Board Member Applicants - Arizona EFT Therapist and active member of AZEFT - Able to consistently attend virtual monthly Board meetings, one Monday per month from 9:00-10:00am - Able to attend one all-day Annual Strategic Planning Meeting each year, usually in January/February on a Saturday - Able to fill this role for the entire 2-year term, plus additional time for training prior to term commencing (option to renew for a second 2-year term if desired) - Collaborative with a passion for helping to build and strengthen AZEFT and our local EFT community
All applications will be reviewed by the AZEFT Board and you will be contacted if an opportunity arises that fits within your requested areas of interest and skill sets.
The Arizona Center for Emotionally Focused Therapy provides training for therapists and EFT for couples and families. AZEFT is an affiliated Center of the International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy (ICEEFT).