World Family Therapy Congress Topics

Congress Theme:

International Family Therapy: 36 Years of Change

Additional Congress Workshop Topics:

Founders Track:  Presentation on family therapy’s original founders, Don Jackson, Virginia Satir, Jay Haley, Paul Watzalwick, Murray Bowen and others

Innovative Family Therapy Track:  Presentations that involve the use of other mediums, for example, graphics, drawing, art, music , etc.

Abuse and Domestic Violence

Collaborative Care   
Community Issues and Systems
Cultural Sensitivity and Competence
Death, Dying, Bereavement, Loss
Divorce and Remarriage
Education and Training of Therapists
Ethical and Legal Issues
Evidence Based Treatment
Family Development
Forensic Issues, Legal Systems, and Courts
Medical Issues and Systems
Mental Health and Illness
Outcome Research
Process Research
Research: Evaluation of Therapy
State of Knowledge
Substance Abuse and Dependence
Therapy Models
Trauma and Healing