|Quick Facts: Marriage and Family Therapists|
Marriage and family therapists help people manage and overcome problems with family and other relationships.
Marriage and family therapists work in a variety of settings, such as private practice and mental health centers. Most work full time.
Marriage and family therapists are required to have a master’s degree and a license to practice.
Overall employment of marriage and family therapists is projected to grow $pc.toString().replaceAll("^\-","") percent from 2020 to 2030, $gra.
About $tools.number.format('#,###',$op) openings for marriage and family therapists are projected each year, on average, over the decade. Many of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to different occupations or exit the labor force, such as to retire.
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