ATCB does offer Retired Status for individuals who are no longer working in the field of art therapy and who would like to retain their connection to their credentials and the organization. In order to apply for Retired Status, your credential(s) must be current and in good standing and you must agree to the terms and conditions as outlined in the Retired Status Application Handbook.
You must apply for Retired Status online via the MyATCB site. The annual maintenance fee of $25 must be paid at the time you apply, and you will be billed thereafter at an annual rate of $25. (please see fee chart).
Life circumstances might force you to temporarily discontinue working as an art therapist. If this is the case, you may apply for Temporary Inactive Status.