Flashcards in 27. Family therapy Deck (2)
Whats a genogram
• Genogram — A genogram is a family tree constructed by the therapist. It looks at past relationships and events and what impact these have on the person’s current emotional technique.
Aspects of family therapy
- Systemic Interpretation — Views depression as a symptom of a problem in the larger family.
- Communication Training — Dysfunctional communication patterns within the family are identified and corrected. People are taught how to listen, ask questions and respond non-defensively.