Our Values

Local Buddhism Group Meditations with AABCAP members.

AABCAP Values:

We care about therapists
  • We are about therapists, their mental and physical well-being
  • We care and respect the need for developing warm supportive communities of therapists
  • We strive to be of service to our members and all those we come into contact with with humility, fairness, patience and compassion
  • We value the ongoing need for education for therapists but we also value the balance between the mind, the body and the spirit, knowing that all those need to be nourished
We value leadership that makes a difference
  • We strive to the best of our ability to continually change and improve the performance of the systems
  • Through accountability we expect each of us to do what we say and say what we will do
  • While we want the organisation to be the best that it can be, we assume our leadership with humility
  • We communicate frequently, clearly and unambiguously so everyone understands what we are saying
  • We encourage authenticity as a means to build trust
  • We treat others as we would like to be treated
  • We focus on the collective good
We value service
  • We value the practice of service and what it teaches us about ourselves and our relations with others
  • We consider the impact of our actions
  • We advocate for fairness
  • We make decisions for the common good
  • We encourage activism as a means of social justice
We value collaboration
  • We work in warm, generous, spirited partnership with others
  • We are open to working within and across sectors to influence and co-develop initiatives that can bring benefit to all sentient beings