Functional Family Therapy

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General information

Families, young people and children

...for all families, young people and children including adoptive families, foster and kinship carers...

Birth families | Adoptive families | Foster and kinship carers


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Programme set up | Finance



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Service delivery | Training | Evaluation




Functional Family Therapy is a family based therapy for young people between 11-18yrs. The therapy supports the reduction of disruptive communication patterns and focuses on positive interactions, effective supervision and boundary setting.