Get involved


The Couples SIG always welcomes new members from both the clinical and research communities. Members receive the following benefits:

· Events at every annual ABCT Convention

· Access to the Couples SIG email listserv

· Subscription to the bi-annual Couples Research and Therapy Newsletter

If you are interested in joining, please email us at

Annual Membership Dues are:

  • $5 per year for students, first-year post-docs, and retired members
  • $30 per year for all professional members 

Dues are collected each year in November at the ABCT Conference or throughout the year through Paypal. 


The Couples SIG listserv is used as a forum for academic discussions, therapy referral queries, research-related questions, and coordination of presentations and events at the ABCT Conference in November.

If you would like to be a member of the listserv, you must first join the Couples SIG. Once this process is underway, please contact the media coordinators and request to be added to the listserv. 

If you are already a member of the listserv, you can compose a message by sending it to the email address below.

ABCT Convention Events

The Couples SIG hosts events at ABCT every year. More details on these events can be found on the ABCT website!

Join our leadership team

The Couples SIG offers a variety of leadership opportunities for faculty and students hoping to get more involved. See below for descriptions of each position.  Elections happen for each position during the Fall.These positions open every two years. Student Co-Leaders, Newsletter Co-Editors, and Media Coordinators are elected during odd years, and Co-Leaders and Treasurer are elected during even years.


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