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Brian S. Canfield, Ed.D.

Brian S. Canfield, Ed.D.

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Brian S. Canfield, Ed.D., is Professor of Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Florida Atlantic University. Dr. Canfield is a certified master addiction counselor, a licensed marriage and family therapist (FL and LA), a licensed professional counselor (LA), a licensed psychologist (AR), and a clinical fellow and approved supervisor of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy.

Throughout his career, Dr. Canfield has been active in professional association leadership. He is a Founding Board Member of the International Association of Psychology and Counseling. He is a past president of the International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors (IAMFC) and currently serves as IAMFC Director of International Education and Development. Dr. Canfield is a Fellow and served as the 56th President of the American Counseling Association (ACA). Dr. Canfield is regularly invited as a keynote speaker and presenter at state, national, and international conferences. He received his B.A. in psychology and M.A. in counseling from Louisiana Tech University, and his doctorate in Counseling and Guidance from Texas A&M University at Commerce.