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Admission – Clinical Programs

Submit $35 non-refundable application fee, registration form, letter of interest, current vita, two letters of professional reference and graduate school(s) tran- script (copy acceptable). Candidate will be interviewed by telephone or in person.

Attendance Documentation

Upon completion of training, participants receive a letter of attendance detailing title, presenter, location, date, CE hours, and applicable continuing education statements.

Certification

We provide certificates for trainees completing program requirements for clinical programs. The Extern, Intensive, Summer Practicum and Clinical Supervision Programs provide licensed supervision in psychology, LMFT supervision, and AAMFT- Approved individual and group supervision hours, which can be applied toward clinical membership requirements of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy or state licensure requirements.

Continuing Education

  • The Philadelphia Child and Family Therapy Training Center, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Philadelphia Child and Family Therapy Training Center, Inc. maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • The Philadelphia Child and Family Therapy Training Center, Inc. is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEPtm) (provider #5206) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.
  • The Philadelphia Child and Family Therapy Training Center, Inc. is approved to offer continuing education by the Pennsylvania State Board of Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Counselors under Section 47.36 of the Board’s regu- lations.
  • The following training activities described on this site that are not offered for CE credit for Psychologists are the following self-study courses: Theoretical/Historical Development of Family Therapy I & II, Ecosystemic Structural Family Therapy, Developmental and Clinical Issues, Assessment and Treatment of Trauma, Couples and Couple Therapy, The Treatment of Substance Abuse in Families and Couples, Psychopathology, Family-Centered Treatment of Problems in Early Childhood, Ethics in Family Therapy, Research Methods in Marriage and Family Therapy.

Discrimination

The Philadelphia Child and Family Therapy Training Center, Inc., does not discriminate and will not tolerate discrimination on the basis of socio-economic status, gender, race, culture, age, national or ethnic origin, physical ability, sexual orientation and religion.

Diversity

The Center embraces and implements cultural diversity, as evidenced by the diverse cultural characteristics of faculty, trainees and clients served.

Visitors

We invite interested clinicians to visit our training programs and observe our faculty at work for $100 for a one-day-only visit.

Compliance Statement

Philadelphia Child and Family Therapy Training Center is fully committed to conducting all activities in strict conformance with the American Psychological Association’s Ethical Principals of Psychologists. Philadelphia Child and Family Therapy Training Center will comply with all legal and ethical responsibilities to be non-discriminatory in promotional activities, program content and in the treatment of program participants.

Payment, Clinical Programs

Clinical trainees are required to pay tuition in full prior to enrollment. Refunds are not issued after the training year has begun, although the funds may be credited toward a similar training activity in a future year. Payment plans are available with the Director’s approval. Checks must be drawn on U.S. banks. If that is not possible, the amount must include an additional $60 bank processing fee. Payment delinquency will result in expulsion from the program.

Payment, Extern or Intensive Clinical Programs

Clinical trainees are generally required to pay tuition in ful prior to enrollment.* Refunds are not issued after the training year has begun. Payment is final and non-refundable. However, credit may be granted and applied toward continued participation in the program in a future year. Payment plans are available, with the Director’s approval. Payment delinquency will result in expulsion from the program.

Payment

Payment must be made by check or Money Order, in U.S. funds only. Credit cards cannot be processed. Make your check payable to Philadelphia Child and Family Therapy Training Center or PCFTTC. If payment can- not be made in U.S. funds, the amount must include a $60.00 bank processing fee. A per check charge of $30.00 is charged for each returned check for insufficient funds.

  • Registration, Clinical Programs
    Clinical trainees are required to pay tuition in full prior to enroll- ment. Refunds are not issued after the training year has begun, although the funds may be credited toward a similar training activity in a future year. Payment plans are available with the Director’s approval. NEW: PCFTTC is now approved for veterans benefits.
  • Registration, Courses
    Applicants are required to pay the non-refundable course fees in full prior to enrollment.
  • Registration, Supervision
    Supervisees are required to pay in advance of their session or at the scheduled supervision session. Cancellation by the supervisee requires a 24 hour notice or fees will apply.
  • Registration Supervision Supervisees are required to pay in advance of their session or at the scheduled supervision session. Cancellation by the supervisee requires a 24 hour notice or fees will apply.
  • Registration, Workshops
    Registration occurs only upon receipt of a completed registration form or facsimile and a check drawn on a U.S. bank, for full fee. Registration will be acknowledged by mail or email. Fees are refundable only if the program is cancelled.