There are different AAMFT membership applications, depending on the training and experience of an applicant. Click on the short descriptions for a detailed description of each AAMFT membership category to help you determine the category that applies to you. AAMFT is the "Professional Home" and the premier resource for information on marriage and family therapy for family therapists around the world. Get access to family therapy resources, network with over 25,000 family therapists, and add your voice to advocacy efforts on the federal and state level.
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Clinical Fellow Designation
Approved Supervisors are dedicated professionals who have obtained the educational, experiential, and supervisory training required for the competent supervision of MFT's and trainees.
Question and Answers about membership with the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.
As a prospective member or current member of AAMFT you might have questions about the membership application process. What courses are acceptable toward the educational requirements? Or if a current or past supervisor would be accepted toward the clinical requirements for membership. The AAMFT membership evaluation staff are here to assist you.
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