The Department of Social Work’s Family Therapy Team supports families through a variety of workshops, consultations, treatment types and educational opportunities. Our goal is to support families, improve relationships and teach skills to cope with stress and trauma.
The Family Therapy Team is made up of licensed clinical social workers who are trained in therapeutic treatments supported by strong scientific evidence. These treatments are successful in supporting children and families who have experienced a variety of stressors and traumatic events. The Family Therapy team provides these services in a variety of Children's Mercy locations. We also provide family therapy services within the Eating Disorders Center and Tourette Syndrome Center.
The Family Therapy Team uses treatment types such as: