Welcome

Welcome to this site. We are The Family Institute, a team of 4 Senior Lecturers in Psychotherapy who are also Systemic Psychotherapists, and an Administrator. Our passion and interest is in helping people to make better worlds in which to live and learn and practice; and we are interested in how communication within relationships at home, and in our communities, can contribute to making better worlds.

The Family Institute is a Psychotherapy, Training and Consultation centre. We offer independent psychotherapy services counselling and family therapy services to the public, for individuals (children and adults), couples and families. We also offer consultation services, and bespoke training to professionals (individuals or in teams).

The Family Institute is a teaching centre providing qualifying professional courses for Systemic Psychotherapists and Counsellors and the promotion of systemic ideas in a range of related practices.

The Family Institute is actively engaged in a number of research projects exploring the practices of psychotherapy, professional education and wider systemic studies.