I want to take a moment to reflect on some of the remarkable events of this past month and share some exciting updates.
First and foremost, I want to express my heartfelt gratitudeto all who attended our "Welcome A Board" mixer last week. It was an incredible evening filled with laughter, camaraderie, and a shared sense of purpose. Seeing our members come together, reconnect, and forge new connections reminded me of the power of in-person interactions. The nautical-themed ambiance brought an extra touch of fun and celebration to the event. It truly showcased our organization's renewed commitment to fostering meaningful relationships and providing valuable networking opportunities. We are delighted to witness the success of our "Getting back to basics" platform as we continue to prioritize the importance of face-to-face engagement alongside our accessible and high-quality webinars.
I want each and every one of you to know that your board is working tirelesslyto provide exceptional services and create a collegial environment that supports you in your professional journey. We recognize that this path can sometimes be daunting and isolating, which is why we remain committed to fostering a sense of community and ensuring that you have a home base where you can find support and understanding.
As we progress through the year, our focus remains steadfast on offering accessible and enriching continuing education while also creating opportunities for local members to connect, collaborate, and be part of our larger mission. Your engagement and feedback continue to guide us in shaping a vibrant and inclusive community that values your expertise and contributions.
Thank you for your continued trust and support.It is through your active participation that we can achieve great things together. Let's celebrate our accomplishments thus far and look forward to a future filled with growth, learning, and meaningful connections.
Wishing you all the best,
Omar Gonzalez-Valentino, MS, LMFT, LPCC President, IE-CAMFT Board of Directors