ANZATA committees

2015 ANZATA Committee

Top row from left to right: Kirsten Meyer, Jo Kelly, Adrian Lania, Janet McLeod.
Lower row from left to right: Amanda Levey, San Leenstra, Claire Guild, Pearlyn Lee.

President: Jo Kelly (NSW)
Vice-President: Amanda Levey (NZ)
Secretary: Janet McLeod (NZ)
Treasurer: Adrian Lania (NSW)

Committee members:
Pearlyn Lee (Sing)
Kirsten Meyer (VIC)
San Leenstra (VIC)
Claire Guild (WA)

 

2015 ANZATA Sub-Committees

If you would like to join one of the subcommittees where there are still places available, please contact secretary@anzata.org to have your name added and forwarded to the subcommittee chair, who will contact you about what’s involved.

 

1. Approval of Training Courses

To review any applications for approval of proposed courses.

Chair – Jo Kelly president@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

2. Member Registration                    

To view and ratify any applications for professional registration, including those received under the new categories of membership.

Chair – Kirsten Meyer committee2@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

3. Regional Groups

Follow criteria for establishing Regional Groups (click here for more info about Regional Groups)

Chair – San Leenstra  committee3@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

4. 2014 Conference/Symposium Organising Committee

That the current policy on running conferences be followed.

Chair – Amanda Levey  vicepresident@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

5. Professional Recognition (AUS)

To liaise with other Arts Therapy organisations to promote cooperation and dialogue. To act in accordance with the Memorandum of Understanding with ACATA. To review any applications for the PR grant.

Chair – San Leenstra  committee3@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

6. Professional Recognition (NZ)

To continue to act in accordance with the Memorandum of Understanding with CTAA to work towards the national registration of the profession in NZ. To review any applications for the PR grant.

Chair – Janet McLeod  secretary@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

7. Professional Recognition (Sing)

To develop our Professional Identity in Singapore and create links with the local association. To review any applications for the PR grant.

Chair –  Pearlyn Lee  committee1@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

8. Website

Assist website manager with new initiatives ie forum and collate topics, abstracts and short articles to be posted for easy access.

Chair – Amanda Levey vicepresident@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

9. Research

To liaise with the editors of the journal to assist with producing a journal of high standard.

1. Chair – Kirsten Meyer  committee2@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

10. Education

Continue promoting art/s therapy into schools – Feedback from regional groups.

Chair – Adrian Lania  treasurer@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

11. Ethics

As required.

Chair – Jo Kelly president@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

12. Continuing Professional Development

5% of membership to be audited.  
12 members to be signed and sited.

Chair – Janet McLeod  secretary@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

13. Student Support / Initiatives / Development

Chair – Amanda Levey vicepresident@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.

 

14. Other Professional Body Relations         

Chair – Amanda Levey vicepresident@anzata.org
For any sub-committee communication please email the sub-committee chair who will consult with the rest of the sub-committee regarding your communication.