As drug addiction grows in the US and continues to strain medical resources, Northcentral offers an online MA in Marriage & Family Therapy with a progressive, contemporary specialization in Systemic Treatment of Addictions. Coursework focuses on both the history and theory of addiction, alongside co-occurring disorders. You’ll study treatments based upon systemic theory and evidence-based models. This advanced degree requires an extensive clinical practicum and an internship which can be completed at a local setting. Curriculum is likely to include:
- Systemic Interventions in Addictions
- Addictions: Historical and Theoretical Foundations
- Systemic Treatment of Co-occurring Disorders
This program follows the guidelines of the AAMFT as a path towards licensure. Remember to check with your own state for license requirements, prior to enrolling in this, or any other, program.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (COAMFTE-AAMFT)
School Accreditation & Licensing
985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, www.wscuc.org. WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Additional Materials May Be Requested, Criminal Background Check, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- This program requires face-to-face clinical hours and supervision.
Arkansas, District of Columbia, Kansas, New Hampshire