"Hi Emmanuel, Thanks for the clarification. I've responded below.
"Please remember that my post was not about the hours, but about the tone of the “urgent call-to-action” email that was sent out by AMTA. I…"
"Okay Mike-you win. I give up. If you're comfortable with stating what most therapists want, then it's your right to say it. You've yet to respond to my initial questions, which I asked in hopes to more fully…"
"Hi Mike, It was not my intent-nor am I interested in arguing and I will not engage on that level. I'm very confused by your response. I'm not reading answers to my question, but rather questions from you and opinions from…"
"@ Les Sweeney,
First let me say that I LOVE your ability to write. Even as I read this post, I can envision myself sitting on a living room couch hearing you in person. Excellent writing skills---and I could use some tips!
Before I'm able to understand your post, I have the following questions:
"We have done so many polls proving 500 hours should be the norm for entry level." Please define who "we" is along with the dates…"
"Emmanuel, you're no doubt aware that I have the utmost respect for you and I take your opinions very seriously. I do appreciate the fact that you've opened this door because without questioning, professions--society as a whole for…"
"First, I'd like to say that despite the tenor of many of the posts herein I’m proud that so many of my colleagues-regardless of their position-are interested enough in the profession to actually say something about it. It does…"