Professional Certificate in Hope Focused Counseling

The Professional Certificate in Hope Focused Counseling distinguishes you certified as fully trained in the Hope Focused Approach to couples counseling.  Your desire to further your post-graduate education with in-depth training in the Hope Focused approach will be demonstrated with a certificate in the approach.  If you are interested in obtaining continuing education credits along with the certificate, contact our offices for a "package deal."

To qualify, you must:

Total cost for a professional certificate is $119.00 and includes a copy of the Hope Focused Couples Counseling treatment manual (pdf file), access to all video training, tests, and a copy of the evaluation rubric used for evaluation of your report and clinical tape by MMATE Center staff.  After passing evaluation, a framable certificate will be mailed to you.


Professional Certificate Registration Insturctions

1.  Inform Dr Ripley of your intent to pursue the certificate in the Hope approach by email:

2.  Send the following to the MMATE Center

  • A copy of your state-issued license (psychology, social work, counseling...).
  • Your contact information:  Name, address, city, zip code, phone number and email address.
  • A $119.00 check made out to Ripley Consulting

3. The certificate package with all the information and materials you need will be mailed to you within 2-4 weeks.