England and Portugal MFTS 528I

Introduction to Family Counseling

An introduction to marital and family counseling, the global study portion of the course will be offered partly in the Exuma Islands in the Bahamas with Breakaway Expeditions (BWE). BWE is an adventure-based therapeutic program that provides unique wilderness experiences where students will learn about the dynamics of family counseling from licensed practitioners.

Important Dates Date
Application Window:  Summer 2013
Travel Dates: September 25 - October 5, 2013
Pre-Trip Session: September 18, 2013
Post-Trip Session: October 16, 2013
Expense Cost
USD Tuition $ 1,800
Global Study Fee $ 300
Travel Expenses $ 2,430
(includes air fare, lodging, excursions, and some meals)
Total Estimated Expense: $ 4,530


Course Instructors

  • Dr. Jo Ellen Patterson & Dr. Todd Edwards

Application Information

Please Note

Applications are accepted on a first come first served basis and we ask that you submit your application within the appropriate time frame as outlined in this message. A non-refundable deposit of $50 is due with your application, along with a copy of your passport. Please note: you must bring a copy of your passport with each application, even if you have traveled through the SOLES Global Center previously. Checks may be made payable to USD-SOLES.