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Marriage and Family Therapy programs at Syracuse
According to U.S. News & World Report, marriage and family therapy is one of the fastest-growing occupations today. Syracuse University’s Falk College has been preparing marriage and family therapy professionals for nearly five decades. So we know what communities need—and how to get students job-ready to meet those needs.
As a graduate student in marriage and family therapy, you’ll take classes at Peck Hall, a 30,000- square foot facility in the Syracuse community with three smart classrooms, a 24-station computer lab and an on-site Center for Couple and Family Therapy. Peck Hall offers the most advanced teaching technologies and learning environments available in the field, further distinguishing our program from others across the country.
‘First’ and ‘only’ are words that describe many of Falk’s Marriage and Family Therapy programs, including…
- The first accredited MFT master’s degree in the country
- The first and only accredited PhD in MFT in the State of New York
- The first and only 60-credit MFT master’s degree in the State of New York
- The only MFT-MSW dual degree program in the country
- Certificates of Advanced Studies (CAS) programs in Child Therapy and Trauma-Informed Practice
MFTs are licensed or certified in 50 states and are recognized by the federal government as members of a distinct mental health discipline. Falk College has embraced the field of marriage and family therapy because of its unlimited potential to change the world. The change you want to see in the world starts with you—and it starts today.
The Falk College Department of Marriage and Family Therapy is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE). For information about student achievement, visit our COAMFTE Student Achievement Data page.
Now enrolling for Spring 2015: New marriage and family therapy course offerings for non-majors
MFT 400: Introduction to Couple and Family Therapy Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:45pm – 5:05pm Introduction to couple and family therapy theory and techniques, including structural, strategic, intergenerational, and experiential couple and family therapy. MFT 600: Interpersonal Violence and Family Therapy…
Falk College Announces New CAS in Trauma-Informed Practice
A Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS) in Trauma-Informed Practice is now available through the Falk College’s Department of Marriage and Family Therapy. Comprehensive in scope, it prepares professionals to respond to trauma across a broad scope of origins, symptoms and…
Marriage and Family Therapy Presents ‘Survivor Sessions’ Oct. 24
In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Department of Marriage and Family Therapy is hosting a panel presentation of survivors of sexual abuse and domestic violence on Friday, Oct. 24, from noon-2 p.m. at Peck Hall, 601 E. Genesee…
Falk College now enrolling for new CAS programs in Intercollegiate Athletic Advising & Support, Trauma-Informed Practice, undergraduate minor in Mindfulness & Contemplative Studies
Several new academic programs are available beginning Fall 2014 in Falk College. A new CAS in Trauma-Informed Practice is structured for clinicians, mental health professionals, and practitioners from allied disciplines who intend to expand their knowledge and skills. The new…
Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS) in Trauma-Informed Practice
Offered through the Falk College’s Department of Marriage and Family Therapy, the Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS) in Trauma-Informed Practice is structured for clinicians, mental health professionals, and practitioners from allied disciplines to expand their knowledge and skills in the…