Family Therapy is a type of Psychotherpy that includes more than one individual in the theraputic process. It's focus is relationship, and how we are in relationship.
It can help people in close relationships to better understand each other and work together to achieve shared goals. Family therapy works well for copules, parents and thier children, seperated parents and any other form that family takes.
Family therapy focuses on what is working welll, where a family would like to be and works towards that shared goal.
Family life can be difficut and patterns can develop that are not intended and not ideal. Family therapy works on those patterns, helping those involved see the perpectives of others and do their part to help the pattern change.
That which is created in a relationship can be fixed in a relationshipMurray Bowen