Who can benefit

When you join the Canadian Art Therapy Association Canadienne d’Art Thérapie (CATA-ACAT),

you will receive:

  • An electronic membership card
  • A tri-annual newsletter
  • The bi-annual CATA Journal
  • Reduced fees to CATA conferences and workshops.

Professional and Registered members will also have access to:

  • Liability insurance at a reduced group rate and
  • The ability to promote their practice through the CATA online directory called Find an Art Therapist and Find an Art Therapist Supervisor

To make application to become a member, please follow the steps below to apply online.

Once your application is complete and the required documentation for each particular level has been received and approved, you will be given notice that you are now a member and receive your membership card.

Membership Levels

Benefits of Associate Student Membership

Electronic membership card, volunteer on committees and annual conference, tri-annual newsletter, bi-annual CATA Academic Journal, Reduced fees to CATA-ACAT conferences and workshops.

Benefits of Student Membership

Electronic membership card, volunteer on committees and annual conference, tri-annual newsletter, bi-annual CATA Academic Journal, Reduced fees to CATA-ACAT conferences and workshops.

Benefits of Associate Membership

Electronic membership card, volunteer on the Board of Directors, tri-annual newsletter, bi-annual CATA Academic Journal, Reduced fees to CATA-ACAT conferences and workshops.

Benefits of Professional Art Therapist Membership

Voting member, volunteer on the Board of Directors, liability insurance at a reduced group rate, listed on CATA-ACAT online directory called “Find an Art Therapist”, electronic membership card, tri-annual newsletter, bi-annual CATA-ACAT Academic Journal, reduced fees to CATA-ACAT conferences and workshops.

Benefits of Registered Canadian Art Therapist Membership

Registered Art Therapist (RCAT) designation, supervises professional and student art therapists in CATA-ACAT accredited schools, provides art therapy consultation, voting members, volunteer on the Board of Directors, liability insurance at a reduced group rate, listed on CATA-ACAT online directory called “Find an Art Therapist” and “Find an Art Therapist Supervisor”, electronic registration membership card, tri-annual newsletter, bi-annual CATA-ACAT Academic Journal, reduced fees to CATA-ACAT conferences and workshops. 

Membership Renewals

Click on View Profile and you will renew from there.  If you are having any difficulties doing this, please contact the administration at cata.office.manager@gmail.com.

 

 

Become a CATA Member

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