Entries by FTAI

What is family therapy – and could you benefit from it?

rte.ie Updated / Sunday, 24 Jul 2022 06:01 As Jessica Alba talks about her experiences with family therapy, Prudence Wade finds out more about it. Jessica Alba has opened up about going to therapy with her daughters, Honor, 14, and Haven, 10. The 41-year-old told Glamour that around puberty, “They started to sort of shut […]

FTAI Statement on Ukraine

The Family Therapy Association of Ireland Executive committee wishes to stand with our European Family Therapy Association colleagues in condemning the Russian invasion of Ukraine on the 21st of February 2022. The suffering of innocent people on both sides, the displacement of millions and the catastrophic loss of life, is an appalling violation of human […]

FTAI & AFT Joint Conference 28th January 2022

Booking is now open for the FTAI and AFT joint online conference to be held on the 28th January 2022. Book early to avoid disappointment! – · A celebration of the collaborative working initiative between the Family Therapy Association of Ireland and the Association for Family Therapy & Systemic Practice in the UK · Personal […]

Psychotherapy off the Couch

Psychotherapy Off the Couch https://www.buzzsprout.com/1757680/8506358 The Pandemic Effect on Your Psyche with Trish Murphy https://www.buzzsprout.com/1757680/8506358-episode-1-the-pandemic-effect-on-your-psyche …read more Original post: Family Therapy Association of Ireland

WHO Mental Health Considerations

Click on link below to access World Health Organisation considerations during COVID-19 outbreak WHO Mental Health Considerations during Covid-19 …read more Original post: Family Therapy Association of Ireland

Explaining Covid-19 to Children

Explaining COVID-19 (Coronavirus) to Children Let the child/young person’s questions and their age guide as to how much information to provide: • very young children need brief, simple information and reassurance that they are safe and that the people they care about are safe. They may ask Will I get sick? Will granny/grandad die? • […]

Covid-19 and Social Welfare Payments

In these uncertain times, many people are worried about the impact of Covid-19 on their finances. The link below may also be of some assistance in relation to social welfare payments. Keep well everyone. FTAI Executive Committee Covid-19 and Social Welfare Payments …read more Original post: Family Therapy Association of Ireland

“PPRR” a map for creating a relexive PPRRactice with John Burnham

“PPRR” a map for creating a reflexive PPRRactice Overcoming Problems – Creating Possibilities through …… Wrestling with Restraints and Embracing Resources 2-day workshop with JOHN BURNHAM Contemporary approaches have brought a ‘breath of fresh air’ into the systemic field through creating forward looking practices, de-emphasizing problems and restraints, whilst emphasizing resources and possibilities. I created […]

Kate Middleton Went to Family Therapy to Support Her Brother, James

Family therapy can serve individuals, couples and families. As the article below states- not everyone needs to be there all the time, – people can attend in ones and twos, but it can open up conversations that really go a long way towards recovery. In a new interview with The Telegraph, James Middleton opened up […]