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Institute of Personal Financial Planning

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and CFP (with flame logo)®, which it awards to individuals who successfully complete initial and ongoing certification requirements. Kansas State University does not certify individuals to use the CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and CFP (with flame logo)® certification marks. CFP® Certification is granted only by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. to those persons who, in addition to completing an educational requirement such as this CFP Board-Registered Program, have met its ethics, experience and examination requirements.

Financial Therapy Clinic
Kristy Archuleta, Ph.D., LMFT
Associate Professor
Editor, Journal of Financial Therapy
Kansas State University
Mary & Carl Ice Hall
1310 Research Park Dr.
Manhattan, KS 66502

fpclinic@k-state.edu

About Us

The Financial Therapy Clinic at the Institute of Personal Financial Planning was founded in 2009 to conduct innovative research that integrates interpersonal and intrapersonal elements with money. The clinic is operated by the nationally-recognized Personal Financial Planning (PFP) Program at Kansas State University. Staff members are trained in a variety of competencies and hold or are in training to hold various designation, such as Certified Financial Planner® (CFP), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), and Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC).

Our Mission

To conduct excellent, cutting-edge research as it relates to financial therapy, financial counseling and financial counseling.

What is Financial Therapy?

The term "financial therapy" describes the integration of behavioral, cognitive, emotional, relational and economic aspects of financial well-being according to the Financial Therapy Association (FTA). Two PFP faculty members were co-founding board members of the national Financial Therapy Association.

What is Financial Counseling?

Financial counseling is the reorganization of financial management attitudes and financial behaviors to meet financial goals. Financial counseling typically involves financial problem solving, setting immediate and long-range goals, cash flow and budgeting, record keeping and credit management. Financial counseling may be needed before financial planning can take place.

What is Financial Planning?

Financial planning is the process of addressing insurance, tax, investments, retirement, and estate planning to meet individual and family financial goals and objectives. Creating a financial plan involves developing, implementing, and re-evaluating strategies to reach these goals and build wealth.

Location and Hours

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Hours: By Appointment