Clinical Demonstration 06 – Wendel Ray, PhD – Accessing & Utilizing Relationship and Contextual Information in Brief Therapy

10 Dec 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Clinical Demonstration 06 – Wendel Ray, PhD – Accessing & Utilizing Relationship and Contextual Information in Brief Therapy

The Communication Theory Based Family and Brief Therapy developed by the Palo Alto Group pioneered specific techniques for quickly comprehending relationship and contextual commands and constraints inherent in how people communication about the problem they are experiencing. This demonstration will reveal how a therapist uses listening and joining skills to identify and use messages implied about the relationship nexus of which the problem is a part to join and engender constructive change.

Educational Objectives

  1. Learn how to identify the relationship level aspect of messages embedded in how people describe their emotional and behavioral difficulties.
  2. Learn utilization strategies in promoting effective problem resolution in interaction focused brief therapy .