Marriage and family therapists are able to use their expertise to help families and couples cope with their most personal and debilitating problems. These can be anything from communication between family members to helping with interventions or abuse.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) the average New Jersey marriage and family therapist makes around $5,000 more than the average worker. This means you can combine the personal satisfaction of helping families with the financial rewards of a higher than average salary. The BLS also expects that by 2018 there will be a 14% expansion in the marriage and family therapy field.
To take advantage of the national growth in marriage and family therapy, you will need to earn you master’s degree. The schools listed below offer programs that will allow you to get your degree and being your career. Contact them today!