Life Membership of ACAT

At the ACAT Annual General Meeting in 2013 the following resolution was passed determining the award of Life Membership of ACAT:

“Without prejudice to the generality of Article 3(1), the Directors may, in their absolute discretion, award Life Membership to any person who has in the opinion of the Directors made an exceptional contribution to the work of the Charity or the promotion of its objects.   Life Members are entitled to receive notice of, attend and vote at general meetings of the Charity and to vote on members' resolutions in writing.  Subject thereto, the rights, privileges and obligations attaching to Life Membership shall be determined by the Directors and recorded in the register of members."

Award of Life Membership

ACAT's Trustees announced that eight members were to be awarded Life Membership in recognition of their outstanding contribution to the organisation, the charity, and to CAT.  These initial awards were made at the ACAT Conference in 2014, with new Life Members added since.

Annalee Curran - Chair of ACAT from 1992 to 1994, founder member of ACAT, Trustee and trainer
Hilary Beard - Chair of ACAT from 1994 to 1997, founder member of ACAT, Trustee and trainer - particularly Hilary's contribution to the development of the IRRAPT course (CAT psychotherapy training)
Steve Potter - Chair from 1997 to 2003, Trustee and trainer.  Founder of the International CAT Association (ICATA)
Mary Dunn - Chair of ACAT from 2003 to 2008 and Trustee
Mark Westacott - Chair of ACAT from 2008 to 2011 and Trustee
Jason Hepple - Chair of ACAT from 2011,Trustee and trainer
Liz McCormick - Founder member of ACAT, Trustee, trainer and author of CAT's best selling title:  “Change for the Better”
Virginia West - Founder member of ACAT and Trustee
Susan Van Baars - Life Friend of ACAT - ACAT Administrator and member of the Council of Management
Stephen White - Treasurer and Company Secretary
Ian Kerr - Contribution to CAT research, and making CAT more accessible through his own writing and the joint editorship of the International Journal of CAT

Congratulations and thanks to all  Life Members

ACAT Board of Trustees
Updated June 2019

ACAT Calendar for September
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
Su
Mo
1
22nd September 2020
CPD Event: ACAT: Mapping the new normal for work teams
3
44th September 2020
Special Interest Group Event: Considering the Adolescent Self in Working with Adults using CAT
5
6
7
8
9
1010th September 2020
CPD Event: ACAT: CAT is a Narrative Therapy
11
12
13
1414th September 2020
CPD Event: ACAT: A CAT Approach to Working with People with ASD
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
2525th September 2020
ACAT AGM: Annual General Meeting 2020
CPD Event: ACAT: AGM Workshops
26
27
28
29
3030th September 2020
CPD Event: CAT as a Tool for Leadership - offered by Catalyse

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

News from ACAT

AGM 2020 - Papers & Voting by Proxy The booklet containing the agenda, accounts, and reports is available to download from the ACAT website. Voting by Proxy is now open....

Revised edition of Introducing CAT by Tony Ryle and Ian Kerr published Revised edition of Introducing CAT by Tony Ryle and Ian Kerr published...

New book - Therapy with a Map by Steve Potter Discount code for ACAT members...

Click to read all news

Help

This site has recently been updated to be Mobile Friendly. We are working through the pages to check everything is working properly. If you spot a problem please email support@acat.me.uk and we'll look into it. Thank you.