Member Benefits for Students and Interns

Special Offer for California residents-Waived Application Fee

AAMFT-CA Student Members are members who are enrolled in a graduate or post-degree training program that can be reasonably expected to lead towards licensure as a MFT and Clinical Membership. Students can maintain their membership status until they have completed their graduate program or for a maximum of five years, whichever comes first. Become a Member.

AAMFT-CA Pre-Clinical Fellow Members are members who have earned their degree in marriage and family therapy, or a related mental health discipline, and are working on the clinical hours required for MFT licensure and AAMFT Clinical Membership. Become a Member.

Both Student and Pre-Clinical Fellow Members enjoy the following benefits:

  • Employment Options Workshop
  • Job Hunting Essentials Workshop
  • FamilyTherapyResources.net
  • AAMFT.org (members only access)
  • AAMFT Online Community
  • Online Networking Directory
  • Job Connection
  • Family Therapy Magazine
  • Discount on AAMFT products and events
  • Discounted Web Hosting (Therapysites.com)
  • Ethical Advisory Opinions
  • Assistance with locating health/disability/group term life insurance
  • National representation
  • Annual Student Conference

In addition to the above, Student Members also enjoy the following:

  • Free professional liability insurance
  • Journal of Marital and Family Therapy (online)

In addition to the above, Associate Members also enjoy the following:

  • Discounted professional liability insurance
  • Journal of Marital and Family Therapy
  • Advocacy and Representation

The value of membership is intangible due to networking opportunities where members exchange information and ideas, often leading to interviews, placement, or advancement. Become a Member.