College of Education and Professional Studies

Central Council on Family Relations

The organization is a student affiliate of the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) and also works cooperatively with the Oklahoma Council on Family Relations (OKCFR). The Central Council on Family Relations seeks to provide a forum for students and faculty to share in the development and dissemination of knowledge about families and family relationships, establish professional standards and work to promote family well-being.

Benefits and Activities

  • 2 journals: Journal of Marriage and Family and Family Relations
  • Web page for the locals, state, and national organization
  • Notification of state and national events
  • Reduced fees for conferences
  • Scholarships and awards
  • Networking opportunities with professionals in the field
  • Opportunities for leadership roles through officer positions and committee work
  • Educational and social meetings
  • Opportunities for service projects

Faculty Sponsors

  • Co-Sponsor: Dr. Glee Bertram
  • Co-Sponsor: Dr. Kaye Sears