About Us

NEAFAST is the professional home for family and systemic therapists in Massachusetts and surrounding states, dedicated to the advancement of family and systemic therapy through advocacy, networking, and education. Learn about systems theory and family therapists, use our therapist directory, see our Board and Staff, read our blog, or email us at [email protected].

Our Mission:

  1. Advocacy: Communicate the effectiveness and quality of family and systemic therapy to lawmakers, insurance boards, employing agencies, and the public.
  2. Networking: Collaborate with other professionals who provide family and systemic therapy.
  3. Education: Improve the quality of therapeutic training through our oversight of high-quality, relevant systems-informed learning experiences.

NEAFAST Trainings

NEAFAST has several incredible conferences and trainings coming up in 2022 that offer vital resources, CE credits, and networking opportunities. Scholarships are available for students and pre-licensed clinicians through the Emily Mitchell Scholarship. Check out:

NEAFAST Support

NEAFAST is the professional home for family and systemic therapists in Massachusetts and surrounding states. As such, a big focus of our work is supporting clinicians in their practice. Check out: