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Master of Family Therapy

 

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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

Therapist Experience: POTT III

2

Historical and Sociocultural Influences

4

Introduction to Systems Theory

4

Structural Family Therapy

4

Addictions in The Family

4

Bowen Theory

4

Nosology and Couple and Family Therapy Practice

4

Family Life Cycle

4

Introduction to Family Therapy

4

Family Violence

4

Behavioral Models of Family Therapy

4

Couples Therapy

4

Research in Couple and Family Therapy

4

Contextual Theory and Therapy

4

Medical Family Therapy

4

Sex Therapy

4

Collaborative Approaches

4

Object Relations Theory

4

Practicum I

2

Practicum II

2

Practicum III

2

Practicum IV

1

Practicum V

2

Practicum VI

2

Practicum VII

2

As a COAMFTE-accredited program, students must complete all coursework and clinical requirements of the standard curriculum, or documented equivalents. The Master of Family Therapy Program is a two-year program in couple and family therapy leading to the Master of Family Therapy degree. A minimum of 91 credit hours is required for graduation.

Alternatively, students may enroll in the part-time evening program and complete the masters degree in three to four years.