Family Therapy

Family dynamics are constantly shifting and can be complex. Families may seek out therapy to learn how to communicate better and resolve general conflicts, or to address specific issues such as marital or financial problems, conflict between parents and children, or the impact of substance abuse or a mental illness on the entire family. Family therapy can help improve troubled relationships between partners, children or other family members. It will also help families to recognize unhealthy patterns and teach skills to replace those with positive, healthy communication. A family therapist will help members of your family gain the skills to get through stressful times, communicate more openly, and grow closer. Family therapy is often short-term and it can include all family members or just those able or willing to participate. Think your family might benefit from family therapy? Reach out to one of TherapyDen’s experts today. 

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Goals of family therapy often include improving the communication, solving family problems, understanding and handling special family situations, and creating a better functioning home environment.

— Ashley Dunn, Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor Associate in RALEIGH, NC

We do not operate in a vacuum -- our work, socioeconomic background, race and ethnicity, faith, and relationships all effect our mental and emotional well-being. In our work together, we may find the need to bring in important relationships into treatment as healthy relationships will inevitably effect our "individual" health.

— Istvan Dioszegi, Student Therapist in Phoenix, AZ
 

We provide therapy services to children, adolescents, and families . We also work with parents in supporting their children.

— Sala Psychology, Clinical Psychologist in Greenwich, CT

Families are amazing, but are also intricate and challenging at times. Engaging in family therapy will allow for you and your family to work through the frustrating obstacles and discover healthy ways to engage and interact.

— Ally Monarch, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
 

I have helped many families with communication struggles, behavior issues, relationship struggles, and overall dysfunction. I come from the Structural Family Therapy perspective and can help you identify dynamics at play within your family, resolve conflict present, improve communication, and generally help you grow your family happier and healthier.

— Robert Hinojosa, Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Little Rock, AR

I provide Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) and PC-CARE. Both are family treatment modalities for families with children ages 1-10 with disruptive behaviors that do not respond to traditional parenting. PCIT provides parents with specialized therapy skills so they can learn to manage their child's behaviors as a therapist would so they can enjoy a warm peaceful relationship with their child again.

— DC Hamilton, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in Claremont, CA
 

Every family is unique, and I aim to maintain the integrity of each unit while understanding the inner workings of makes that family unique. Together, we will better understand the dynamics of the family and the influences that have played a role in family development. My primary goals is to help guide family members through challenging emotions and conflicts, finding a safe resolution for everyone.

— Cristina Shea, Psychotherapist in New York, NY

For couples or any other relationship of two or more, looking for help getting unstuck from negative relational cycles and/or increasing intimacy and connection. My scholarly research focused on infant development, and I do have a special interest in supporting families expecting a child / children and new parents as they navigate the wild terrain of stepping into caregiving & parenting roles.

— Danielle Davis, Licensed Professional Counselor Associate in Portland, OR
 

The goal of family therapy is to address problems in the family and find new ways of approaching issues and concerns that family may have so that they can find new and productive ways to move forward to be happy and healthy.

— Peggy Cohen, Licensed Clinical Social Worker in San Diego, CA

Develop empathic understanding of all family members perspectives

— Martin Keller, Psychologist in Phoenix, AZ
 

Family therapy can include adult siblings with their parents or teenagers with their parents or adult siblings alone. Through structure-guided conversation, whatever issues have created difficulties in the family, they can begin to heal.

— Jeannette York, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in Toluca Lake, CA

We are trained in marriage and family therapy, and systems theory and offer family therapy services.

— A New Creation Psychotherapy Services, LLC, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in Fayetteville, GA
 

My passion is to help families who are hanging on by a string. The love that parents have for their children is universal. Every parent wants to provide their children with more than what they had growing up. But the blueprint of parenting that we were raised by is entirely different from the blueprint needed to raise a teen in our ever-changing, technology-driven, modern day culture. Parenting is the most humbling journey with the most steep learning curve but you are not alone.

— Sayuri (Julie) Heinl, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in Arlington, VA

I have been working with couples and families for my entire career. I have developed an effective approach to help families ands couples stop blaming and to develop a solutions-focus. We can work on effective conflict resolution so that partners and families are able to reconnect as partners/groups.

— Tim Lineaweaver, Addictions Counselor