Marriage and family therapists understand that complex family dynamics can affect an individual’s wellbeing. The Marriage Therapy and Family Counseling concentration of this online bachelor’s degree in Psychology seeks to address a wide range of clinical issues including depression, marital problems, anxiety, psychological problems, and child-parent problems.
Students learn how to make marriage and family therapy brief, solution focused, specific, and designed with the end in mind for a successful resolution of issues. This online counseling degree follows the model recommended by the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists.
Major topics of study include:
- Family dynamics
- Birth order
- Changing family structures
- Same sex marriage
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Official transcripts
School Accreditation Statement
New England Commission of Higher Education