What is Family therapy?

Category: Psychotherapy

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Generic name: Couples/Family Therapy

Family therapy, also referred to as couple and family therapy and family systems therapy, is a branch of psychotherapy that works with families and couples in intimate relationships to nurture change and development. I

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness

Purpose
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Perceived effectiveness
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Perceived effectiveness

  • Major
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  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Family therapy

Side effect Patients
Feeling annoyed 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently participating in Family therapy

Dosage Patients
100 min monthly 1
50 min weekly 1
3,600 min monthly 1

Why patients stopped taking Family therapy

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 3
This particular therapist or program didn't seem to help 1
This type of therapy or counseling didn't seem to help 1
See all 3 patients who’ve stopped participating in Family therapy

Duration

Currently participating in Family therapy

Duration Patients
2 years or more 3

Stopped participating in Family therapy

Duration Patients
3-6 months 1
6 months-1 year 1
1-2 years 1

Adherence


Always
Patients
1
100%
Usually
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0
0%
Sometimes
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0
0%
Never taken as prescribed
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0
0%

Burden


Very hard to take
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0
0%
Somewhat hard to take
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0
0%
A little hard to take
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0
0%
Not at all hard to take
Patients
1
100%

Cost per month


Cost per month
$200+
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0
0%
Cost per month
$100-199
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0
0%
Cost per month
$50-99
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0
0%
Cost per month
$25-49
Patients
0
0%
Cost per month
< $25
Patients
1
100%
Cost per month
Not specified
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0
0%
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Family therapy.