University of Rochester
The University of Rochester, founded in 1850, is an independently supported institution accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The University of Rochester is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities. The School of Medicine and Dentistry, the School of Nursing, and Strong Memorial Hospital are the principal components of the nationally recognized University of Rochester Medical Center. The Marriage and Family Therapy Training Program is part of the Department of Psychiatry in the School of Medicine and Dentistry. The Department of Psychiatry is well known for its emphasis on interdisciplinary training and clinical excellence. The commitment to clinical care strengthens the educational experience by providing a large and diverse patient base, experienced clinical faculty, and a large professional staff. These resources allow the training program to integrate clinical care, education, and research collaborations and initiatives.