Certification in Anthroposophic Psychotherapy
Licensed clinicians who complete all requirements for certification during the training in Anthroposophic Psychotherapy will be eligible for certification as an Anthroposophic Psychotherapist with approval by the faculty of the Association of Anthroposophic Psychology (AAP). Further certification with the International Federation of Anthroposophic Psychotherapy Associations (IFAPA), and the Medical Section of the Goetheanum may also be sought after all conditions required are met. The following requirements must have been achieved (and be current) in order to receive certification in Anthroposophic Psychotherapy from the Association for Anthroposophic Psychology:
Further Notes about Certification in Anthroposophic Psychotherapy
The curriculum of the programs provided by the Association for Anthroposophic Psychology fulfills and often exceeds the requirements placed by IFAPA, the Medical Section of the Goetheanum, and the World Health Organization (WHO) for Anthroposophic Psychotherapy. For reference, further specifics regarding these requirements are provided below. Note that the IFAPA and WHO requirements are still under ratification and may be altered at any time by the board of IFAPA.
International certification in Anthroposophic Psychotherapy requires a total of 1000 hours:
Curricular content for international certification must include:
criteria were the criteria proposed 12/2019 and were still in place
7/2020. Criteria may have changed since
this time, but IFAPA has not yet published a revised set of criteria.