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Systemic Approaches to Working With Couples and Families in Therapy

Date and Time:
Saturday, June 10, 2023
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM, ET
Your computer
Your city, GA 00000
Room: Zoom
Class/Event Description:

Webinar Overview

This webinar focuses on systemic approaches to supporting couples and families in therapy. This presentation includes an overview of family therapy concepts and models, ethical and multicultural considerations in family therapy, and systemic interventions used in family therapy. The presentation also provides several case vignettes that illustrate issues presented in family therapy and highlights the diversity in families today and the need for multiculturally competent family therapists. The webinar concludes with a discussion of the best systemic practices to serve couples and families in therapy.

Learning Objectives

  • Explore fundamental family therapy concepts, theories and models
  • Review common issues and concerns explored in family therapy
  • Examine ethical concerns and considerations in family therapy
  • Discuss diversity in families and the challenges for minority and underserved families
  • Identify systemic family therapy interventions to serve couples and families in therapy

About the Speaker

Justin C. Muller, Ph.D., LMFT, is an assistant professor at LaGrange College in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. Dr. Muller serves as the program’s clinical coordinator, where he oversees the practicum and internship experience of his graduate students. He is a licensed marriage and family therapist in Georgia and has extensive experience with providing family counseling services to at-risk teens and their families. Dr. Muller received his doctorate degree from the University of South Carolina in counselor education and supervision. He received his master’s degree from Valdosta State University in marriage and family therapy.

Continuing Education Credit

Licensed professional counselors, social workers, marriage and family therapists: Willowbrooke at Tanner has been approved for 6 hours of continuing education (CEs) through the Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia (LPCA of GA).

Registration Deadline:
Friday, June 9, 2023, ET