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Post-Master's Certificate in Couple and Family Therapy

Curriculum for the Post-Master's Certificate Program in Couple and Family Therapy offers advanced practitioner training. 

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PLAN OF STUDY

Course Title

Credits

Legal and Ethical Implications in CFT Practice

4

Therapist Experience: POTT I

2

Therapist Experience: POTT II

2

Historical and Sociocultural Influences

4

Research in Couple and Family Therapy

4

Bowen Theory

4

Family Life Cycle

4

Introduction to Family Therapy

4

Structural Family Therapy

4

Practicum I

2

Practicum II

2

Practicum III

2

Practicum IV

1

 

This one-year post-master's program leads to a certificate in couple and family therapy. The program is accredited by the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy's (AAMFT) Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education.The post-master's certificate in couple and family therapy can be expected to lead toward licensure as a marriage and family therapist and AAMFT clinical membership. A minimum of 43 quarter credits is required for graduation.