COAMFTE Events and Trainings

(The following events, Accreditation Workshop, COAMFTE Networking and Site Visitor Training will be hosted at the AAMFT Annual Conference.  For more information about the conference, please visit AAMFT website).

Accreditation Workshop

Thursday, November 15, 2018, 8:30am - 3:30pm

Early Bird - $349 per person

Late registration (after July 31) - $399 per person

COAMFTE annual event that combines presentations by Commissioners and interactive break-out sessions.  A once-a-year opportunity to engage in discussions with Commissioners, Program Directors, Faculty and Administrators from COAMFTE-Accredited Programs and programs seeking accreditation.  The sessions at the Workshop will include presentations by the COAMFTE leadership on the current state of COAMFTE and future needs for COAMFTE sustainability.  We invite you to view the Updated Program .  Registration is now open!

COAMFTE Networking

Friday, November 16, 2018, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.


Continue to engage with the COAMFTE leadership around the topics of MFT education, accreditation, and COAMFTE sustainability in the one-hour networking session.  This is an additional opportunity for programs to ask questions and share comments.  We look forward to seeing you at the COAMFTE Networking session!  To register, please click here

Site Visitor Training

Friday, November 16, 2018, 7:30 – 10:30 a.m.


COAMFTE annual training opportunity for academicians and practitioners interested in conducting accreditation site visits. COAMFTE site visitors serve as the ‘eyes and ears’ of the Commission and provide the Commission with their on-site observations to assist the Commission in making final accreditation decisions. Site Visitors travel to programs seeking accreditation and engage in on-site review through meetings with program and clinical directors, faculty, students, graduates, supervisors and administration. For more information and application, click here.

 Eligibility Criteria PowerPoint

PowerPoint slides from recent webinar that focuses on:

  • Preparation for Eligibility Criteria submission

  • Frequently Asked Questions and missed items

  • Tips for using templates


2017 Accreditation Workshop PowerPoint

  • Preparation of an Eligibility Criteria report

  • Guidelines to submit a Self-Study document

  • Interpretations directly from Commissioners


Maintenance of Accreditation Webinar

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