Marriage and Family Therapy Student Association

Academic/ProfessionalPhilanthropicSocial

Serve and act on behalf of the needs, rights and well-being of all individuals, couples and families in Lincoln and surrounding areas with special emphasis on improving the quality of life for families. Foster growth and development of members of this organization in their work with and on behalf of individuals, couples and families. Foster and maintain active engagement with alumni of the Marriage and Family Therapy Program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Increase members’ awareness of issues impacting the field of Marriage and Family Therapy and the training of Marriage and Family Therapy students. Inform prospective undergraduate students about the Marriage and Family Therapy program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and help them understand the process of application for the program. Inform residents in Lincoln and surrounding areas about services provided by the Couple and Family Clinic at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Offer members opportunities to interact with local and state government officials and other community leaders; and interact academically and socially with marriage and family therapy graduate students, faculty and other mental health professionals.