Solution-Focused Approach to Medical Family Therapy
Event Location / Date(s)
Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A.
Department of Family Therapy
Conference Name / Publication Title
2017 Conference On Solution-Focused Practices
This workshop will explore the incorporation of Solution-Focused Brief Therapy in a university medical school/clinic setting’s system of care. The language of solutions brings hope and creativity to patients, doctors, and medical students working together with medical family therapists in a clinical facility.
- Participants will understand the benefits of using Solution Focused Brief Therapy in medical family therapy.
- Participants will incorporate the basic principles of SFBT into their work with clients facing medical challenges.
- Participants will explore ways to incorporate SF language with patients and medical care professionals to effect positive change.
Gordon, Arlene B.; Alakbararova, Nika; and Ramos, Carlos, "Solution-Focused Approach to Medical Family Therapy" (2017). CAHSS Faculty Presentations, Proceedings, Lectures, and Symposia. 2365.