Minority Fellowship Program

The Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) is looking for Volunteers for the 2017-2018 year! Are you interested in being an Ad-Hoc Reviewer, Advisory Committee Member, or Mentor? Applications are now OPEN

This is a great opportunity to make a contribution to the behavioral health field and help fuel the passion of behavioral health students, because they are the future of behavioral health! 




Strengthening Families Together

The AAMFT Research & Education Foundation is proud to introduce the Annual Appeal " Strengthening Families Together". The Annual Appeal gives the broader membership the opportunity to invest in the future of the MFT profession by expanding the Foundation's support of research, education, and advocacy. Get Involved Today!

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Award Nominations

The Call for Awards Nominations appears in the September/October Family Therapy Magazine and the deadline for submitting applications is the end of January of each year. We invite you to nominate or apply for the award(s) described. Award recipients will be announced during the summer.

The AAMFT Annual Conference registration fee will be waived for all award recipients. All award recipients must be members of AAMFT.


Our Mission

The AAMFT Research & Education Foundation exists to fund systemic and relational research, scholarship, and education in an effort to support and enhance the practice of systemic and relational therapies; advance the health care continuum; and improve client outcomes.

Minority Fellowship Program

The Minority Fellowhisp Program supports the training of culturally competent mental health and substance abuse researchers and practitioners.


Help support the AAMFT Foundation in addressing criticial initiatives, producing better outcomes and build stronger families.