M.S. in Counseling Psychology (MFT)
Marital and Family Therapy
As a student in the Master of Science in Counseling Psychology program, you will focus on the family as an interactive system and gain ideal preparation for a successful career as a professional marital and family therapist (MFT). The focus of this program is to develop an integration of academic knowledge and clinical skills.
Licensing by the California Board of Behavioral Science Examiners requires a master's degree with specified content, supervised counseling experience, a post-master's internship, and written and oral examinations.
The Counseling Psychology program is designed to equip you with a perspective, which takes into account the human being as a whole person with physical, mental, emotional and spiritual, dimensions, and which focuses on the family as an interactive system.
The focus of this program is to develop an integration of academic knowledge and clinical skills so that at the time of graduation, you are prepared as a marital and family therapist. In addition, you will develop personal insights and communication skills which enable you to work effectively in a wide variety of settings.
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