The Benefits of Family Therapy

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In family therapy, two or more family members can evaluate and address issues with the guidance of a licensed family psychologist

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The Benefits of Family Therapy

  1. 1. www.helpingpsychology.com The Benefits of Family Therapy
  2. 2. www.helpingpsychology.com In family therapy, two or more family members can evaluate and address issues with the guidance of a licensed family psychologist. By engaging in family therapy, many people have found ways to increase their communication skills and have learned how to increase the bond between members.
  3. 3. www.helpingpsychology.com Family Therapy for All Family Situations <ul><li>Family therapy can help people in almost all </li></ul><ul><li>dysfunctional situations. </li></ul><ul><li>Family therapists specialize in the field of counseling </li></ul><ul><li>psychology. </li></ul>
  4. 4. www.helpingpsychology.com Through education and certification, these therapists have learned how to treat issues within a family context. Family psychologists can specialize in many facets including parenting, family violence, family rituals and sex therapy.
  5. 5. www.helpingpsychology.com Benefits of Talking to Family Psychologists Family therapists are able to effectively help families solve problems by approaching and addressing an issue in a structural manner.
  6. 6. www.helpingpsychology.com A therapist who has studied family psychology has the ability to guide clients through an open form of communication. When open communication is implemented, families are able to build strong bonds.
  7. 7. www.helpingpsychology.com A large number of families enter into therapy once a death or divorce occurs. Children are often included in these sessions, which is often a positive experience.
  8. 8. www.helpingpsychology.com Many supplemental magazines and books relating to family psychology are available online that can be read to help improve one’s knowledge of understanding and viewing a family as one single unit.
  9. 9. www.helpingpsychology.com Therapists who specialize in family psychology are able to conduct family discussions and approach family problems in a very effective, objective manner.
  10. 10. www.helpingpsychology.com One way of doing so is by allowing every family member to voice their opinions and feelings, as this helps everyone feel as if their emotions and thoughts matter.
  11. 11. www.argosy.edu www.HelpingPsychology.com Helping Psychology Is Sponsored By

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