Why Marital and Family Therapy at Bethel?

Here are a few reasons why students choose the Marital and Family Therapy program at Bethel Seminary San Diego:

  • Theoretical and theological integration. Our program is designed for students who want to integrate their theoretical and clinical training with biblical and theological study.
  • Instruction and supervision by scholar-practitioners. Our professors are scholar-practitioners. They contribute to the field through teaching, writing, and research, and they maintain clinical practices serving individuals, couples, and families.
  • COAMFTE accreditation. Bethel’s program in San Diego is the only seminary Marital and Family Therapy program in California to be accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE).
  • Licensure preparation. Graduates complete all academic requirements for licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist in California.