Other Organisational Roles

External Moderator - Richard Cleminson
The External Moderator’s function is to advise and assist the organisation to develop and maintain their training and accrediting processes.

The Acting Chair of the Ethics Committee - Jay Dudley
The Chair of the Ethics Committee is responsible for conducting investigations and maintaining and reporting upon ethical standards in the practice of CAT.
The Chair of the Panel will provide a report, including, where appropriate, statistics, to the membership of ACAT at each Annual General Meeting, and when required, to UKCP.

Acting Vice-Chair of the Ethcis Committee - Henrietta Batchelor
 

ACAT's Administration

ACAT Administration Manager - Susan Van Baars
Tuesdays and Wednesdays susanvanbaars@acat.me.uk

Main responsibilities:
Admin Management and Staffing
ACAT Business Function (insurances, data protection, contracts, DBS checks etc)
AGM 2016 only
ACAT Bespoke Promotional Events – financial arrangements
ACAT Finance and Accounts
Training:
                Finance – collection of ACAT fees across all courses, IRRAPT and St Thomas course fees
                Collation of remaining SHU Trainee marks
                Training Handbook
Gift Aid
Payroll
Events and Conference Budget Approvals
Website Maintenance

 

ACAT Administrator - Maria Cross
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays – maria.cross@acat.me.uk

Main responsibilities:
ACAT’s Committees and associated work:  Trustees, Council of Management, Training Committee, Exam Board (including accreditation process etc), Ethics Panel, Equality and Diversity, Annual Research meeting
AGM 2017 onwards
Annual Conference – administration lead
Complaints
Training:  all courses:  Skills Case Management, One Year Foundation, Practitioner, IRRAPT, Supervisor Training and Relational Skills
Collation of marks for all post and non-SHU courses
External Moderator reports
Registration etc of all new trainees 
Course set up on website etc
Website Maintenance

 

ACAT Administrator - Alison Marfell
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays– alison.marfell@acat.me.uk

Main responsibilities:
Membership:  Renewals and Payments;  Rejoining and other issues
CPD Events (but not Relational Skills)
Annual Conference – bookings only
Annual CPD Audit and CPD
Reformulation
Online Library
Copyright Licence
Private Practice and Private Supervisor Listings
UKCP and HIPC
Social Media and Twitter Liaison
SIGS
Website Maintenance

ACAT Calendar for September
Fr
Sa
Su
Mo
Tu
We
Th
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1111th September 2017
CAT Introductory Event: Two day Introduction to Cognitive Analytic Therapy - offered by Collaborate
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1515th September 2017
CAT Introductory Event: ACAT: Two Day Introduction to CAT
CPD Event: A CAT Approach to Organisational Dynamics - offered by Catalyse
Training Committee, Final date for submission of TC agenda Items
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17
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19
2020th September 2017
ACAT International Conference: 7th International CAT Conference
2121st September 2017
CPD Event: Mindfulness Retreat offered by Catalyst East Anglia
University of Nottingham
2222nd September 2017
ACAT AGM: ACAT Annual General Meeting 2017
University of Nottingham
Exam Board, Final Accreditation Submission Date
Trustees, Final Date for submission of Agenda Items
2323rd September 2017
University of Nottingham
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Contact Details

ACAT Administration Manager:Susan Van Baars

Administrators:Maria Cross
Alison Marfell

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 Thursday
9am to 5pm

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