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

Program Details

The Medical Family Therapy post-master’s certificate program is designed to prepare students to work with individuals, couples, and families that are facing chronic or acute medical difficulties. Medical family therapy incorporates a family therapy, systems perspective in helping client families to understand and deal with their medical difficulties.


  • Requires a conferred master’s level or higher degree from a regionally or nationally accredited academic institution

Special Accreditation

Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE), the accrediting body for the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (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).