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Membership Categories

The Centre of Creative Arts Therapy offers two membership categories, Ordinary and Associate membership in The Association of Creative Arts Therapy to reflect the expanding interest of the arts therapies in Penang and in Malaysia. Each membership category offers a range of benefits and services to support the needs of its members. Each voting and non-voting category of membership is further differentiated into three different sub-categories reflecting the qualifications and professional status of its members.

Membership subscription fees are set at a nominal rate of RM 10 a year and are reviewed annually at the AGM. Only voting members are eligible to vote and to elect the committee at the Annual General Meeting.

Ordinary Full Membership (Voting members)

The Practitioner Member category is for individuals who reside and/or work in the State of Penang and is available to those who have completed a Post Graduate qualification in CCAT approved creative arts therapy related courses. (e.g. Post-graduate Certificate/Diploma/Masters in Art Therapy, Dramatherapy, Music Therapy, Play Therapy, Dance/Movement Therapy etc). Practitioner membership may be granted via Grandparent Clause for a person with extensive professional experience subject to the approval of the Executive Committee. Practitioner Members can display CCAT’s logo and advertise their membership status with the post nominals Pract Memb ACAT, (Practitioner Member of The Association of Creative Arts Therapy).

 The Affiliate Member category is for individuals who reside and/or work in the State of Penang and is available to those have completed a minimum Bachelors Degree or professional diploma qualification relating to the Drama, Dance or Fine Arts, Caring/Helping/Community discipline or in Education (e.g. Fine Arts, Teaching, Social Work, Psychology, Nursing, Medicine, Occupational Therapy, Counselling etc) Individuals would have some experience of working with children, adults and/or families using the creative arts medium. Affiliate members can use the post nominals Affiliated Memb ACAT, (Affiliate member of The Association of Creative Arts Therapy).

 The Ancillary Member category is for individuals who reside, study or work in the State of Penang and is available to any individuals above the age of 18 who may not have the academic or professional requirements or requisites for the above categories of membership but have an interest to support and promote the activities and objectives of CCAT. This membership category is also available to University or University-college students/trainees who are pursing related studies in the Arts, Health, Psychology and Education with prior approval of their vice-chancellor concerned.

 

Associate Membership (Non-Voting members)

The Associate Practitioner Member category is for individuals who reside or work outside the State of Penang. who have completed a Post Graduate qualification in CCAT approved creative arts therapy related courses. (e.g. Post-graduate Certificate/Diploma/Masters in Art Therapy, Dramatherapy, Music Therapy, Play Therapy, Dance/Movement Therapy etc). Practitioner Members can display CCAT’s logo and advertise their membership status with the post nominals Assoc Memb ACAT, (Associate Member of ACAT).

The Associate Affiliate Member category is for individuals who reside or work outside the State of Penang and have completed a minimum Bachelors Degree or professional diploma qualification relating to the Drama, Dance or Fine Arts, Caring/Helping/Community discipline or in Education (e.g. Fine Arts, Teaching, Social Work, Psychology, Nursing, Medicine, Occupational Therapy, Counselling etc). Individuals would have some experience of working with children, adults and/or families using the creative arts medium.

The Associate Ancillary Member category is for individuals who reside, study or work outside  the State of Penang and is available to any individuals above the age of 18 who may not have the academic or professional requirements or requisites for the above categories of membership but have an interest to support and promote the activities and objectives of CCAT. Thismembership category is also available to University or University-college students/trainees who are pursing related studies in the Arts, Health, Psychology and Education with prior approval of their vice-chancellor concerned.

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All application for membership shall be proposed and seconded by two existing members and shall be forwarded to secretary to submit to the Executive Committee for approval

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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