ACAT's Administration

The ACAT office, based in Dorchester, Dorset, is normally open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.  On a Monday contact is via email only.

ACAT Administration Manager - Maria Cross

Mondays (via email), Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays – maria.cross@acat.me.uk

Main responsibilities:

  • Member of the Council of Management
  • Administration management and staffing
  • ACAT business function - insurances, data protection, GDPR, contracts, DBS checks, etc
  • ACAT’s committees and associated work - Trustees, Council of Management, Training Committee, Exam Board, Ethics Committee, Equality and Diversity, Annual Research meeting
  • ACAT’s Annual General Meeting
  • Complaints
  • Supervisor training
  • ACAT’s generic Training Handbook
  • Annual conference and CPD, etc, budget approvals
  • Website maintenance

 

ACAT Administrator and Exam Board Administrator - Alison Marfell

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays – alison.marfell@acat.me.uk

Main responsibilities:

  • Membership - renewals and payments; re-joining and other issues
  • CPD events, including Relational Skills Residential
  • Accreditation submissions to the ACAT Exam Board, and related issues
  • Bespoke training
  • Annual Conference – administration lead
  • Annual CPD Audit and Psychotherapist Re-Accreditation
  • Reformulation
  • Online Library
  • Copyright Licence
  • Private practice and private supervisor listings
  • UKCP and HIPC, including registering of newly accredited supervisors
  • Social Media and Twitter liaison
  • SIGs
  • Website maintenance

 

ACAT Financial and Training Administrator - Louise Barter

Tuesdays, Wednesdays (until 3pm), and Thursdays - louisebarter@acat.me.uk

Main responsibilities:

  • ACAT Finance and Accounts
  • ACAT bespoke promotional events – financial arrangements
  • ACAT Annual Conference – financial arrangements
  • Training finance – collection of ACAT fees across all courses, IRRAPT and South London course fees
  • Gift Aid
  • Expense claims and payments
  • Payroll
  • Training administration for Skills Case Management, One Year Foundation, DClinPsych embedded Foundation, Practitioner, and IRRAPT
  • Collation of marks for all training courses; and Moderator reports
  • Registration etc of all new trainees 
  • Website Maintenance

 

 

Updated November 2019

 

ACAT Calendar for February
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1313th February 2020
CPD Event: CPD Day offered by CAT Scotland
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CPD Event: How to run a successful private practice: all you need to know - offered by Become Psychology
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CAT Introductory Event: ACAT: Two Day Introduction to CAT
CPD Event: How to run a successful private practice: all you need to know - offered by Become Psychology
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Contact Details

ACAT Administration Manager:Maria Cross

ACAT Administrator:Alison Marfell

ACAT Financial Administrator:Louise Barter

Postal Address:ACAT
PO Box 6793
Dorchester
DT1 9DL
United Kingdom

Phone:+44(0) 1305 263 511

Email:admin@acat.me.uk

Office Hours:Monday to Friday
9am to 5pm

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