Curriculum

Empower families and couples 
as a scholar in the field.

Empower families and couples
as a scholar in the field.

Curriculum

You will complete a clinical practicum, an internship, comprehensive examination and dissertation, in addition to advanced coursework in couple and family therapy, supervision, multicultural counseling and advocacy, advanced theories and practices in counseling.

Course offerings include:

  • Advanced Couple and Family Therapy
  • Advanced Therapy with Couples
  • Advanced Family Therapy with Children and Adolescents
  • Grief and Loss Through the Family Life Cycle
  • Trauma and the Family System
  • Advanced Issues of Culture and Diversity in Couple and Family Therapy
  • Supervision of Couple and Family Therapists
  • Professional Development Seminar
  • Couple and Family Therapy Practicum – Clinical Practicum I, II, & III
  • Couple and Family Therapy Doctoral Internship I, II, & III
  • Divorce Mediation and Conflict Resolution with Couples
  • Sex Therapy: Theory and Techniques
  • Integration of Religion and Spirituality in Couple and Family Therapy
  • LGBTQ Competent Therapy with Couples and Families
  • Medical Family Therapy
  • Gerontology Issues in Family Therapy
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Statistics
  • Qualitative Data Analysis
  • Grant Writing
  • Couple and Family Therapy Supervision of Supervision I, II, & III
  • Couple and Family Therapy Instruction II, III, & III
  • Creative Interventions with Couples and Families
  • International Immersion and Cross-Cultural Studies
  • Research I, II, & III

Find course descriptions and more information in the Adler University course catalog at adler.edu/catalog.