What Marriage and Family Therapists Do:

Diagnose and treat mental and emotional disorders, whether cognitive, affective, or behavioral, within the context of marriage and family systems. Apply psychotherapeutic and family systems theories and techniques in the delivery of services to individuals, couples, and families for the purpose of treating such diagnosed nervous and mental disorders.

Training & Development

Related Work Experience
2-4 years
On-Site or In-Plant Training
1-2 years
On-the-Job Training
1-2 years
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Master's Degree

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