Relationships are our passion.

A couple mending a broken relationship. A family caring for aging parents. A young child with emotional and behavioral problems.

As an international leader in the fields of mental health treatment, research and education, we transform lives by providing the highest quality care for families, couples and individuals.

Building stronger family bonds. We are The Family Institute at Northwestern University.



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TFI: Strengthening & Healing

For nearly 50 years, TFI has helped thousands of children, couples, families and individuals from all walks of life strengthen and heal. Learn more about what makes TFI a truly transformative and far-reaching organization with this up-to-date digital communication piece. 





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Best Counseling Psychology Colleges of 2017

The Family Institute at Northwestern University's Master of Arts in Counseling has been ranked as one of the top ten programs in the country by TFI's onsite as well as online programs are lauded for the learning-by-doing clinical experience that students gain, as well as the fact that 100% of counseling graduates pass the National Counselors Examination. 

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