The proposed amendments were be published in the Texas Register on Friday, November 14, 2014, indicate certain academic requirements for examination and licensure. The amendments specify the academic requirements, and the amendments also include new requirements for applicants beginning a graduate degree program in marriage and family therapy on or after August 1, 2017.
Comments on the proposed rules may be submitted to:
Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists
Sarah Faszholz, Interim Executive Director
Mail Code 1982, P.O. Box 149347
Austin, Texas 78714-9347
Or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. When emailing comments, please indicate "Comments on Proposed Rules" in the subject line. Comments will be accepted for 30 days following publication of the proposal in the Texas Register.
Proposed Rules (Word format, 62 KB)
Proposed Rules (Adobe Acrobat format, 24 KB)
The adopted rules are published were be published in the Texas Register on Friday, November 14, 2014.
Adopted Rules (Word format, 73 KB)
Adopted Rules (Adobe Acrobat format, 75 KB)
Download a copy of the reformatted version of the current MFT Rules (Effective March 31, 2013)
Download a copy of the reformatted version of the previous MFT Rules (Effective June 5, 2011)
View the current MFT Rules on the State of Texas website (Effective March 31, 2013)
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