Family therapy

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Family therapy is a psychotherapeutic discipline that deals with the intervention and treatment of the family as a whole.

Family therapy helps family members to improve communication and conflict resolution. Family therapy also help in specific subjects such as conflicts between parents and children, of mental and/or physical illness of a family member.

Family therapy is indicated in problems such as e.g.:

  • mental healt of children and adolescents;
  • mental health of adults;
  • marital problems including separation and divorce;
  • adoption;
  • trauma, loss and mourning;
  • pyshical diseases;
  • psychosomatic disorders;
  • psychosexual problems;
  • abuse of alcohol and other substances;
  • promotion of parenting skills;
  • modification of family life as a result of social, political and religious conflicts.