Master of Arts in Family Therapy OR
Master of Arts in Family Therapy w/ concentration in Medical Family Therapy
The M.A. in Family Therapy is based on a systemic/relational view of individuals, couples and families. It fulfills the course and practicum requirements toward licensure in the State of Missouri as a Licensed Marital and Family Therapist. The program requires a minimum of 60 credit hours beyond the bachelor's degree. Prerequisites include 18 credit hours in the behavioral sciences. Program requirements include didactic courses, two semesters of practicum, three semesters of internship in a community setting and the attainment of a minimum of 500 hours of direct clinical contact.
The concentration in medical family therapy prepares student to function as part of an integrated care team in addressing the biopsychosocial needs of individuals and families.
Last Updated 08/09/2013