American Association for Marriage & Family Therapy (AAMFT)
This has been my professional organization for many years. AAMFT has therapists with extensive training to focus on the entire family unit and the impact it has on the client.
Members are not only trained in marriage and family therapy, but also in structural or systemic counseling, and can also do individual therapy. Membership is worldwide.
American Counseling Association
A professional counseling organization with thousands of good, licensed counselors scattered around the world.
Click here to go to their website.
American Psychological Association (APA)
This is a professional association for psychologists with members around the world. A great resource for research organized by topic and help center resources.
Click here to visit the website.
American Association of Christian Counselors (AACA)
An international organization for Christian counselors and Christian graduate institutions that teach counseling.
Click here for their website.
EMDR International Association (EMDRIA)
Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing is an effective form of treatment for those who have been impacted by trauma. Counselors listed on their referral list are highly trained and are the only ones I recommend to my clients.
International Therapists Directory
Those counselors and psychologists listed in this directory understand and know the world of the Third Culture Kid. Their therapists are scattered around the world and most are adult Third Culture kids or expatriates. The webmaster, Josh Sandoz, is an Adult Third Culture Kid from Korea and an excellent counselor.