With this combined approach informed by both therapeutic and financial competencies, financial therapists are equipped to help people reach their financial goals by thoughtfully addressing financial challenges, while at the same time, attending to the emotional, psychological, behavioral, and relational hurdles that are intertwined. 


2020 FTA Conference

Registration Opening Soon!

The Financial Therapy Association is co-locating with XY Planning Network this year for our 2020 Conference. Sessions will be focused for practitioners, researchers, students, including keynote and breakout sessions, and academic poster sessions. 

When: Friday, October 9 - Sunday, October 11, 2020

Where: Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel, Denver, CO

Schedule: TBA

If you're interested in being a 2020 conference sponsor, contact us today: [email protected]

 Webinar: April 3, 2020 at 1 p.m. EST

Financial Anxiety: What is it and How Can Therapists Use Existing Skills to Help 

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Therapists are routinely faced with clients voicing stress about finances, and yet, most of us are not trained on the nuances of treating financial anxiety. Recent studies have shown over half of American adults agree that engaging with their finances causes anxiety. Social workers cite little-to-no training on personal finance and how to help their clients clinically, and I imagine other disciplines are also missing this training. However, therapists are uniquely positioned to help their clients with financial anxiety. In this webinar, attendees will assess their current therapy skills and apply them to help their clients with financial anxiety.  


Presenter:  Lindsay Bryan-Povin, LMSW

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