Singapore Association for Counselling – 34th Annual General Meeting 2016
Despite the heavy rain, over 90 members turned up at our 34th Annual General Meeting on 17th June 2016, where we enjoyed a sumptuous and delicious halal international buffet at Furama Hotel City Centre. At this AGM, we implemented a new nominations and balloting process for elections, and we had many positive comments and proposed improvements. We look forward to improving the nominations and elections process in the coming years.
Below are the resolutions discussed and the Election results:
Resolution 1: Expansion of the number of elected EXCO members, Limits of the re-election of key officers – Resolution passed
Resolution 2: Deleting the obsolete clause – Resolution passed
Resolution 3: Proposed Clinical Supervision Standards – Members Voted to Discuss Further
Resolution 4: Revision of membership fees – Resolution passed (please see the new revised membership fees w.e.f January 2017)
24th SAC Executive Committee formed
Below are the list of the newly elected officers for SAC from 2016 – 2018
President Mr Sam Kuna
Vice-President Mr Frederick Low
Secretary Ms Trina Tan
Vice Secretary Mr Dan Ng
Treasurer Ms Hema Gurnani
Committee Member Ms Joyce Chan
Committee Member Ms Reena Goenka
New Membership Fees effective from January 2017
The following are the various categories of fees that were approved in Resolution 4 at the recent AGM:
|One time application fee||None||$50|
|Basic membership fees||$40||$80|
|Registered Clinical Supervisor||none||$50|
The fees for being on the Register of Counsellors and Professional Indemnity remain the same.
* The above updates are extracted from the July Issue of the SAC News Bulletin 2016
You can read the President’s Report for 2014-2016 by Mr Jim Bek presented at the AGM here.