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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.1505

Title: Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of marriage and family therapy, involving the diagnosis of cognitive, affective, and behavioral domain disorders, both mental and emotional, within the context of marriage and family systems and the application of short- and long-term therapeutic strategies in family group contexts. Includes instruction in psychotherapy, family systems and studies, small group intervention and therapy, marital problems, depression, identification of psychopathologies and behavioral disorders, holistic health care, practice management, applicable regulations, and professional standards and ethics. See also: 19.0704) Family Systems., 42.2811) Family Psychology.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.1505 Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling. No substantive changes 51.1505 Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling.
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