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family therapy

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(Psychiatry) a form of psychotherapy in which the members of a family participate, with the aim of improving communications between them and the ways in which they relate to each other
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Noun1.family therapy - any of several therapeutic approaches in which a family is treated as a whole
group psychotherapy, group therapy - psychotherapy in which a small group of individuals meet with a therapist; interactions among the members are considered to be therapeutic
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Muchnick, a licensed marriage and family therapist and a mental health counselor for more than 25 years, has extensive teaching experience in the distance learning environment and in workshop, seminar and counselor training venues.
Bright is a licensed marriage and family therapist who is active locally with the Association to Aid Victims of Domestic Violence.
Bullying is a very serious issue that can result not only in immediate physical injury, but in lifelong emotional scars as well," said Angela Mohan, a California-based licensed marriage and family therapist and member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists.
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But at Valley College, he finally earned his associate's degree, and now he will head back to CSUN to complete his bachelor's degree in psychology, with the ultimate goal of becoming a family therapist.
VENTURA - A licensed family therapist, who specialized in treating adolescents, and his ex-wife have pleaded guilty to having unlawful sex with one of his teen-age patients, officials said Friday.
Ruth Cobb-Hill is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist from UC Berkeley and has been on the Board of Directors of the Philippine International Aid since 1987.
A marriage and family therapist can be a critical part of your total healthcare team who contributes dramatically to your quality of life.
Marriage and family therapist Colleen O'Grady says that a teenage daughter's brain is already hard-wired for drama because of its undeveloped prefrontal cortex.
com/) announced a new welcome video message on the therapy practice's website, from owner and Registered Marriage and Family Therapist Intern Mark Jacobson, M.
Minuchin, a family therapist, author, and teacher who developed structural family therapy and co-founded family therapy, and coauthors Reiter and Borda, teach therapists basic family therapy skills.
She was a licensed marital and family therapist, who was in private practice in Sterling for 35 years.