A family’s patterns of behavior influences the individual and therefore may need to be a part of the treatment plan. In marriage and family therapy, the unit of treatment isn’t just the person – even if only a single person is interviewed – it is the set of relationships in which the person is imbedded. (more...)
The Students section of the OKAMFT website provides students with information on working toward and gaining licensure as an LMFT, including a listing of Approved Supervisors in the state who have given their permission to be listed, as well as information about the National MFT Exam. In addition, students can learn more about graduate schools in Oklahoma... (more)
OKAMFT helps members organize legislative efforts to advocate for:
- Quality and availability of mental health services for Oklahomans.
- Continuance of high clinical and ethical standards for the profession.
- Opportunities to network with other MFTs for support and accountability.
"Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family."
~ Virginia Satir