Advertising specifications

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E-mail should not be used for a file larger than 10 MB. Accepted formats: JPEG, EPS, PDF, PNG, TIFF; Make sure all fonts and high-resolution images (at least 300 dpi.) are embedded.


All magazine ads should be in four color format.

Display Ad Specifications:

Camera-ready advertisements must be submitted to exact dimensions detailed.
High Quality (600+ dpi) black/white positive print or film negative preferred (right-reading, emulsion side down).

Miscellaneous Requirements

  • High-resolution images from stock-photo disks should be converted to CMYK TIFFs and then placed directly into the document. Charges may result if non-linked low-resolution files are left in the document.
  • Tints and color type in a four-color advertisement must be produced in a CMYK equivalent. Please NO RGB FILES, as these files will print in black only.
  • If you have made an EPS file for your ad, please supply it as well as your original application files in case the EPS file does not image correctly or if a modification is necessary.
  • Disks will not be returned.
  • Not acceptable: Native application files: these include PageMaker, Illustrator, Freehand, Corel, Photoshop, and all Microsoft software, Faxes.
  • Ads will not have language that instructs the reader to tear off or clip out a portion of the page and mail it in.

Copy and Contract Policy

By submitting advertising for inclusion in Family Therapy Magazine, the advertiser or agency agrees to be bound by the terms hereof. No conditions other than those set forth herein shall be binding on AAMFT unless specifically agreed to in writing by AAMFT. This document supersedes all terms and conditions on AAMFT rate cards, and any previous agreements between AAMFT and advertiser or agency relating to the subject matter set forth herein. AAMFT’s only obligation to publish advertisements hereunder shall be to serve advertisements of the advertiser described herein, and in no event shall AAMFT be obligated to serve advertisements for any other advertiser. AAMFT will not be bound by conditions printed or appearing on order blanks or copy instructions submitted by or on behalf of the advertiser or agency. Acceptance of advertising for Family Therapy Magazine should not be construed as any type of endorsement by AAMFT, or any of its members or accredited standards developers or third-party organizations (unless otherwise noted), of the advertisement, the advertiser or the advertiser’s organization, system, product or service. AAMFT, its members or accredited standards developers or third-party organization expressly disavow any such implied endorsement. The advertiser understands that permission to advertise in Family Therapy Magazine shall not in itself be used to market or promote the advertiser or the advertiser’s organization, product, system or service.

AAMFT reserves the right to reject or cancel advertising in its publications for any reason at any time. The AAMFT complies with the provisions of applicable federal laws prohibiting discrimination. The AAMFT will not accept advertising that appears to be libelous, slanderous, or in conflict with the AAMFT policies. Advertisers and advertising agencies assume liability for all content of advertisements printed, and also assume liability for any claims resulting from advertisements against the publisher.

  • Publisher is not liable for print quality of advertisements not arriving to spec.
  • All ads must be PREPAID by the 1st of the month prior to publication. Checks, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, or money orders are all acceptable forms of payment (US currency). Payment for any additional costs incurred by AAMFT must be paid 15 days from the invoice date. AAMFT reserves the right to refuse any new order from delinquent agencies or advertisers.
  • Payment is due by material deadline. Publisher reserves the right to refuse or reject any advertising that is not prepaid after the deadline.
  • Cancellations or changes must be made two weeks prior to the closing date of issue.
  • Rates are subject to change without notification.
  • All new ads, ad cancellations, corrections, and instructions to rerun a previous advertisement must be emailed to .

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