A good many couples who go through divorce have children involved. This makes the situation a little more tricky especially if the children are of a younger age and do not fully understand the thing their parents are feeling or going through. For older children who understand the meaning of separation divorce, it can be easier for them to come to terms with.
Marriage and Family Therapy – What is it?
When the assistance of marriage and family therapists Portland couples seek. Our skilled therapists look at the patterns of behavior in the family members as patterns generally form in the individuals. These might have to be used as part of the plan to rebuild the situation as it might be something else that has triggered the need for counseling.
Over the many years, our certified Portland therapists have been conducting this type of therapy, they have seen it is rarely one person where the problems lie when a family is involved.
The sessions are conducted as follows:
- Sessions are brief
- The meetings are solution-focused
- The sessions are tailored with attainable therapeutic goals
- The end result is the central part of the therapy design
Our therapists have seen through the thousands of sessions they conduct that there are sever clinical problems which are associated with the need for this type of therapy. This can be depression, parent’s maritalissues, anxiety, child-parent problem areas or psychological problems. All of which can push a family to a point where none of them can see a solution.
Who are MFT’s?
Our therapists have spent many years in training to reach the level they are at. They are certified in treating a great deal of mental or emotional disorders along with many other health and behavioral problems.
Marriage and family therapists are sympathetic to all cases which enter the doors of Marriage Councilling Portland. They have also helped a high percentage of families learn to cope with their situation even if the parents do finally decide a divorce is in order.
That is something a couple has to decide for themselves, and staying in a relationship that won’t work is something a marriage and family therapist isn’t able to fix. The thing they can help with though is making the entire relationship a little more amicable between all of the members involved.
Many families have finished therapy with us,and they have found they have benefited a great deal from the sessions they have attended. At the end of the day that is what we aim for. Helping others in their time of need can be one of the most rewarding things a therapist can feel.