British Columbia
Association for Marriage
and Family Therapy

Promoting Family, Couple, and Individual Well-being in BC

The British Columbia Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (BCAMFT) is a professional association of clinical and relational therapists working in British Columbia with couples, individuals, and families.

Our activities and membership are dedicated to the promotion of the profession of marriage and family therapy and the advancement of practices and principles which enhance individual, couple and family well-being.


The mission of BCAMFT is to:

  • represent marriage and family therapy as a core mental health profession to the public, government bodies, other professional bodies, and private institutions;
  • promote family well-being through support and advancement of preventive programs, treatment and social action;
  • provide a province-wide network for professional affiliation, support and collegiality;
  • advocate ethical standards and practices for marriage and family therapy;
  • promote education and training for marriage and family therapists through conferences, programs and support for division development.