Professional Certificate in Couple and Family Therapy

2019-01-11

Professional Certificate in

Couple and Family Therapy

 

Faculty of Social Work

Programs:

  • Professional Certificate in Couple and Family Therapy, Levels 1 & 2
  • Diploma in Couple and Family Therapy

Credential Awarded:

Certificate in Couple and Family Therapy Level 1 
Certificate in Couple and Family Therapy Level 2 
Diploma in Couple and Family Therapy

The Couple and Family Therapy (CFT) Professional Certificates (Levels 1-2) and Diploma, provide professionals holding master’s degrees in various disciplines (e.g. social work, nursing, psychology, counselling, public health, pastoral/theology, education) or degrees in law or family medicine or psychiatry with advanced practice skills in working with couples and families. The Professional Certificates and Diploma in CFT allow working professionals to access professional development in a subject area that has not been available in Alberta for many years.

The program is offered online with a social work perspective to help families facing multiple stressors (e.g., unemployment, trauma, substance abuse, children’s diagnoses/difficulties, parenting, custodial issues) and/or are underserved.

The Certificates at Levels 1 and 2 are each comprised of four courses, and are pre-requisites for the Diploma which is comprised of a 312 hour supervised practicum.

For more information please go to https://fsw.ucalgary.ca/PC-CFT2#quickset-field_collection_quicktabs_2

or contact Dr. Sally St. George (Director) at sstgeor@ucalgary.ca