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PACFA Board nominations

PACFA is calling for nominations for the following Board positions:

  • President (must be an existing Board member – Dr Di Stow re-nominating)
  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Counselling Representative
  • Psychotherapy Representative

Elections will take place at the PACFA Annual General which takes place on 6 October 2018 at 10am.

Eligibility to nominate for the PACFA Board

To nominate for the PACFA Board, Nominees must be Eligible Members of the PACFA Member Congress. Eligible Members are members with voting rights on the Member Congress (as outlined in the PACFA Constitution) by virtue of being:

(a)  An Individual Member of PACFA who meets the PACFA Training Standards
(b)  A Member of a PACFA Member Association who meets the  PACFA Training Standards
(c) A  PACFA Board Member
(d) A Chair of PACFA Standing Committee

Nominees must also meet the following requirements under the PACFA Constitution:

President
Nominees must be a current member of the PACFA Board

Vice President, Secretary or Treasurer
Nominees must be eligible for PACFA clinical registration and of good standing within the counselling and psychotherapy profession.

View the Vice President Position Description
View the Treasurer Position Description
View the Secretary Position Description

Counselling Representative
Nominees must be qualified counsellors who are eligible for PACFA clinical registration and of good standing within the counselling profession.

View the Counselling Representative Position Description

Psychotherapy Representative
Nominees must be qualified psychotherapists who are eligible for PACFA clinical registration and of good standing within the psychotherapy profession.

View the Psychotherapy Representative Position Description

How to nominate for the PACFA Board

1. Review the Position Description for the Board position or positions for which you wish to nominate.
2. Ask another Eligible Member of the Member Congress to nominate you
3. Complete the Board Nomination Form
4. Both you and your nominator must sign the Board Nomination Form
5. As the nominee, you are requested to provide a Candidate Statement of up to 300 words, outlining your qualifications and experience and why you wish to nominate for the Board
6. Return the Board Nomination Form to the PACFA Office at admin@pacfa.org.au by the due date of 22 September 2016.