Brian Swope, MS '12
Name: Brian Swope
Class Year: 2012
Degree, Major: Master of Science, Couple and Family Therapy
What is your current professional position?
I am co-owner of Philadelphia MFT where I work as a therapist with individual, couples and families on relationship issues, sexuality issues and mental health diagnoses.
In your current position, what are your responsibilities/duties?
I help in marketing and speaking engagements for Philadelphia MFT while building my client base.
What are your current accreditations, memberships or affiliations in your field?
I am a pre-clinical fellow in the AAMFT, the national organization for MFTs.
What are your career accomplishments that you would like to highlight?
I am a first time business owner with a growing client base from the greater Philadelphia area.
If you could give any advice to a current student in your program or a recent graduate what would it be?
Learn to connect with your clients. You don't have to focus on getting everything right. The relationship you have with you client will give you the leeway necessary to do your work and help your client.