Post-Master’s Certificate in Marriage & Family Therapy / Child & Adolescent Therapy
Northcentral University

Program Details

If you’re a mental health professional who wants to help children and their families through tough times, this post-master’s, online Certificate in Child & Adolescent Therapy can give you the knowledge and skills to specialize.  At NCU, course content revolves around a family-based, systems approach to therapy that can be used in any number of settings.  Plus, you’ll benefit from a unique one-on-one learning environment, guided by faculty mentors.  The classes you take in this curriculum may be used towards a doctorate, should you decide to further your education.  Classes generally include:

  • Dynamics of Family Interaction
  • Early Childhood and Parenting Interventions
  • Family Therapy with Adolescents


  • A master’s level or higher degree
  • Official Transcripts

Special Accreditation

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (COAMFTE-AAMFT)

School Accreditation Statement

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).