Resources for Success

Financial Resources

Financial Aid Office
Students interested in financial aid should work directly with the Financial Aid Department at CSUN. Some students will qualify for grants that can significantly reduce the overall cost of the program.

CSUN Scholarships
CSUN also offers numerous scholarships. These are listed on the scholarship page.

Travel Funds for Conferences
http://www.csun.edu/as/funding-process

Self-Care Resources

Oasis Wellness Center
http://www.csun.edu/oasis
Center provides wellness services for students and faculty. Services include massage, nutritional counseling, acupuncture, art therapy, meditation classes, yoga, reiki, and wellbeing workshops on a range of topics. The center also provides a relaxing atmosphere with fire pits and sleep pods for power napping.

Counseling Services
http://www.csun.edu/counseling
Mental health services, including individual and group counseling for a range of mental health and relational concerns.

Student Recreation Center
http://www.csun.edu/src
State-of-the-art center that provides exercise and leisure activities, including intramural sports, yoga, Pilates, group fitness, pools, rock climbing, youth programs, nutrition counseling, personal training, etc.

Health Services
http://www.csun.edu/shc
Student health services provides medical, dental, vision, immunization, x-ray, pharmacy, laboratory, substance use counseling, smoking cessation, nutrition counseling, gynecology, podiatry, physical therapy, lactation, and dermatology services. Reduced fee acupuncture, chiropractic, and massage.

Advising & Student Resources

Ed Psych and Counseling Department Web Page
www.csun.edu/edpsy

MFT Program Webpage
www.csun.edu/edpsy/mft.html

Link to Department's Student Resources' Page
Includes Culminating Experience Handbook, Rubrics for the Culminating Experience, etc.
www.csun.edu/edpsy/resources.html

Link to Graduate Studies Project/Thesis Page
www.csun.edu/~gripact/02_GraduateStudies/07_GraduateEvaluators.html

CSUN Library; Department Librarian Eric Garcia
library.csun.edu

Link to University Forms
http://www.csun.edu/anr/forms/

Professional Resources

Board of Behavioral Sciences: State Licensing Board
www.bbs.ca.gov

Professional Organizations
AAMFT: American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
www.aamft.org

IFTA: International Family Therapy Association
www.ifta-familytherapy.com

CAMFT: California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
www.camft.org

Training Institutes
Mental Research Institute, Brief therapy
www.mri.org

Houston Galveston Institute, Collaborative Therapy
www.talkinghgi.com

Mindfulness
Diane Gehart, Ph.D. Practice Webpage: Mindfulness Resources
www.dianegehart.com