Speak to an expert today

Family Therapy

Family Therapy can help those in close relationships to better understand and support each other. It enables family members to express and explore difficult thoughts and emotions safely, understand each other’s experiences and views, appreciate each other’s needs, build on family strengths, and work together to make useful changes in their relationships and their lives.

Every family is a bit like a human body. Sometimes it feels great, and things work well. Sometimes even small things can feel like a huge challenge. When we hurt one part of our body, every part can be affected in some way. But all the parts of the body can work together to help if a bone gets broken, or if there is an infection. So, family therapy helps family members to work together when something is hurting, or just feeling out of sorts.

It enables family members, couples and others who care about each other to express and explore difficult thoughts and emotions safely, to understand each other’s experiences and views, appreciate each other’s needs, build on strengths and make useful changes in their relationships and their lives. Individuals can find Family Therapy helpful, as an opportunity to reflect on important relationships and find ways forward.

At Working Minds, we aim to support and:

  • Enable people to talk, together or individually, often about difficult or distressing issues, in ways that respect their experiences, invite engagement and support recovery.
  • Inclusive and considerate of the needs of each member of the family and/or other key relationships (systems) in people’s lives
  • Recognise and build on peoples’ strengths and relational resources
  • Sensitive to diverse family forms and relationships, beliefs, and cultures
  • Work in partnership ‘with’ families and others, not ‘on’ them

Our family therapists use their understanding of relationships to work with

bigger groups and organisations, so we can also be termed ‘systemic therapy’ as we are working with systems rather than families. Ultimately, we aim to co-ordinate teams to provide support like a family.

References

  • Association for Family Therapy & Systemic Practice, ‘What is Family Therapy’, (2020, August 21)

Get the help you need now by completing our online enquiry form, or by calling us on +44 7941 196379 or +44 7804642443

Enquire Now
Over 20 Years’ Experience High Success Rate Helping Individuals & Organisations
Over 20 Years’ Experience

High Success Rate Helping Individuals & Organisations

Why Choose Us For Family Therapy

We are unique in the way that we provide personal, individual attention and care to each of our clients. We are flexible and can often arrange for you to have your therapy face to face, via telephone, or video links such as zoom. We try to work around your schedule as best as we can and for what suits you best to ensure your maximum progression and attention in sessions. Our services will go the extra mile to bond and build rapport to get the most effective and positive outcome.

Therapy is not only a job, but also, a passion that we provide 100% to each individual client. Our team is well equipped with assessments, materials, and knowledge to ensure that each session is useful. We provide advice and set targets so you can develop and improve even outside your time with the therapist.

Tailor Made Packages To Suit Your Requirements
We’re proud to work with Our Clients
Argent
West Midlands Police
West Midlands Fire Service
Warwickshire Fire And Rescue
University Of Birmingham
Tesco
South Yorkshire Police
Sandwell
Rolls Royce
Ministry of defence
Marks & Spencer
Aston Martin
Birmingham City Football Club
BOC
Civil Service
Department for work and pensions
GKN Automotive
Healthcare rm
Lincolnshire Police
Western Power
Staffordshire University
Arconic
West Midlands Fire Service

At West Midlands Fire Service we have established a long and productive relationship with Working Minds UK. Alan Dovey has a clear understanding of the needs of our service and has provided support for operational and non-operational staff alike. The input he delivers has proved to be extremely cost-effective and has shown an excellent return on investment in terms of a reduction in sickness absence days. We regard Alan as an essential and valued member of our multidisciplinary Occupational Heal ...

Paul Hinckley, Senior Business Partner
South Yorkshire Police

CBT has been integrated in to all aspects of the occupational health practitioner’s work in South Yorkshire Police. Having now had three practitioners trained by Alan and Sharon on their national course, we are able to provide effective, practical therapeutic and educational support to our clients. Extending the remit of the occupational health advisor with cognitive behavioural training has been the most rewarding, efficient and effective investment not only for the professionalism of the ...

Sharon Whitehouse, Occupational Health Manager
Healthcare RM

Sharon and Alan’s training in cognitive behavioural practice and their ongoing supervision has helped us develop and maintain our skills in the complex area of workplace mental health.

Anita Ross and Hayley Arnold, Case Managers
Healthcare RM

As a specialist occupational/corporate healthcare provider Alan Dovey and Sharon Wilday’s cognitive behavioural training to our case managers has proved invaluable in ensuring we provide a first class service to our clients

Tim Heard, Psych Health Risk Consultant
Happy Clients Read testimonials about our services
View All Testimonials

Book your free consultation today

We are very happy to meet with you and discuss your requirements to ensure our service provides for your needs. We are also able to present your package prior to delivery to ensure you are happy with the service if this is required. Please complete the appointment form below and we will be in touch shortly.