The Department of Social Work’s Family Therapy Team supports families through a variety of workshops, consultations, treatment modalities and educational opportunities designed to support families, improve relationships and teach skills to cope with stress and trauma.
The Family Therapy Team is comprised 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 locations, including Children’s Mercy Adele Hall Campus, Children’s Mercy College Boulevard, Children’s Mercy West, and Children’s Mercy North. Additionally, family therapy services are provided within the Eating Disorders Clinic and Tourette Clinic.
The following treatment modalities are utilized by the Family Therapy Team: