Individual Courses

The following courses are offered every academic year as part of our Post Graduate Certificate Program in Marriage and Family Therapy.

These 10-week courses may be taken individually for Continuing Education (CE) credit for Master’s level (or above) mental health professionals. Participants are awarded 30 CE’s per course for $1,050, contingent upon 100% class attendance.

Courses open for enrollment: 

Systems Theory and Couples Therapy offers a basic understanding of the major theoretical constructs underlying systemic models of couple and family therapy.

Instructor: Rabbi Julie Greenberg, LMFT
Dates: Mondays, September 20, 2021 – November 22, 2021
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Adult Psychopathology from a Systems Perspective is designed to teach a systemic approach to understanding definitions of individual, couple, and family psychopathology. The systemic view integrates the existing medical model currently set out in the DSM-5, with the multi-contextual, strength-based models that are the primary focus of the CFR training program.

Instructor: Carol Blum, M.Ed, CAC, MFT, LPC
Dates: Tuesdays, September 14, 2021 – November 16, 2021
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Systemic Sex Therapy I is the first of two 30-hour courses concentrating on foundational aspects of Sexology and Sex Therapy, including the assessment of sexual disorders as designated in the DSM-5.

Instructor: Marjorie Nightingale, JD, LMFT
Dates: Wednesdays, September 15, 2021 – November 17, 2021
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Systemic Sex Therapy II, taught on Wednesdays, December 8, 2021- February 16, 2022, immediately follows this course in the same time slot. The focus of Sex Therapy II is on treatment.

For more information or to register for a course, please contact Tiffani Smoot via email at tsmoot@councilforrelationships.org.

To apply for enrollment in an individual course, please complete the form below.

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