The unique training and clinical practice of a marriage and family therapist sets this group apart from other mental health professions. Several higher education institutions across the state of Texas offer a degree in a marriage and family therapy and others include tracks geared toward the MFT field.

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Seeking Your License in Texas?

If you are seeking a license in marriage and family therapy, we suggest that you contact the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council (BHEC). BHEC is your resource on all questions regarding the process toward licensure and the requirements of maintaining that hard-fought professional designation. You will be able to find many resources on their website, including:

See the Steps of the Licensure Process