the two bylaws revisions passed, and our bylaws, already updated in their entirety on the web site at Bylaws, read, in part:
The Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies is a multidisciplinary organization committed to the enhancement of health and well-being by advancing the scientific understanding, assessment, prevention, and treatment of human problems through the global application of behavioral, cognitive, and biological evidence-based principles.
The purposes of the Association are to globally:
Encourage innovations that advance scientific approaches to behavioral, cognitive, and biological evidence-based approaches to behavioral health;
Promote the utilization and dissemination of behavioral, cognitive, and biological evidence-based approaches to behavioral health;
Facilitate professional development, interaction, and networking among members;
Promote ethical delivery of science-based interventions;
Promote health and well-being through a commitment to diversity and inclusion at all levels.
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