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Adolescents

Carr, A. (2016), Family Therapy for Adolescents: A Research‐informed PerspectiveAust N Z J Fam Ther, 37: 467-479. doi:10.1002/anzf.1184

Cottrell, D. and Boston, P. (2002) Practitioner Review: The effectiveness of systemic family therapy for children and adolescentsJournal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 43: 573–586. doi: 10.1111/1469-7610.00047

Cottrell, D., Fonagy, P., Target, M., Kurtz, Z. and Phillips, J. (2005) What works for whom? A critical review of treatments for children and adolescents. New York: Guilford Publications.

Diamond, G.S., Wintersteen, M.B., Diamond, G.M., Shelef, K. and Levy, S. (2010) Attachment-based family therapy for adolescents with suicidal ideation: a randomized controlled trialJournal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 49(2): 122-131.

Farzim, P. (2008) The Accounts of Adolescents Growing Up with Parental Mental Illness. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Feder, M.M. and Diamond, G.M. (2015) Parent-therapist alliance and parent attachment-promoting behaviour in attachment-based family therapy for suicidal and depressed adolescentsJournal of Family Therapy, 38(1), pp. 82–101. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.12078.

Garoff, F.F., Heinonen, K., Pesonen, A.-K. and Almqvist, F. (2011) Depressed youth: Treatment outcome and changes in family functioning in individual and family therapyJournal of Family Therapy, 34(1), pp. 4–23. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2011.00541.x.

González Moller, J., Heaphy, G. and Urrutia Ortiz, J. (2021), The Feasibility of Systemic Interventions for the Prevention and Treatment of Children and Adolescents Mental Health Difficulties in Latin American Countries: A Mixed Studies Systematic Review. Journal of Family Therapy. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12327

Higham, J.E., Friedlander, M.L., Escudero, V. and Diamond, G. (2011) Engaging reluctant adolescents in family therapy: An exploratory study of in-session processes of changeJournal of Family Therapy, 34(1), pp. 24–52. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2011.00571.x.

Hughes, G. & Afuape, T. (2015) What’s our story? Centralising young people’s experiences of ‘gangs’, crews and collectives to promote wellbeing. in T. Afuape & G. Hughes (eds) Liberation Practices. Towards Well=Being Through Dialogue. Routledge.

Ewing, E.S.K., Diamond, G. and Levy, S. (2015) Attachment-based family therapy for depressed and suicidal adolescents: Theory, clinical model and empirical supportAttachment & Human Development, 17(2), pp. 136–156. doi: 10.1080/14616734.2015.1006384.

Levy, S.A., Russon, J. and Diamond, G.M. (2016) Attachment-based family therapy for suicidal Lesbian, gay, and bisexual adolescents: A case studyAustralian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 37(2), pp. 190–206. doi: 10.1002/anzf.1151.

Liddle, H.A., Rowe, C.L., Dakof, G.A., Henderson, C.E. and Greenbaum, P.E. (2009) Multidimensional family therapy for young adolescent substance abuse: Twelve-month outcomes of a randomized controlled trialJournal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 77(1), pp. 12–25. doi: 10.1037/a0014160.

McDonald, R.J., Signal, T. and Canoy, D. (2021), Family Therapy for Conduct Disorder: Parent/Caregiver Perspectives on Active Ingredients. Aust N Z J Fam Ther, 42: 160-173. https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1447

Nielsen, P., Rigter, H., Weber, N., Favez, N., & Liddle, H. A. (2022). In-session gaming as a tool in treating adolescent problematic gaming. Family Process, 00, 1– 16. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12846

Nolte, L. and Wren, B. (2016) Talking or keeping silent about parental mental health problems-a grounded theory of parents’ decision making and experiences with their childrenJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, . doi: 10.1111/jmft.12177.

Parsons, R. (2003) A process study of systemic psychotherapy with self harming adolescents in Zimbabwe. Systemic Psychotherapy Doctoral Thesis. Tavistock Library [contact]

Retzlaff, R., von Sydow, K., Beher, S., Haun, M.W. and Schweitzer, J. (2013) The efficacy of systemic therapy for Internalizing and other disorders of childhood and adolescence: A systematic review of 38 Randomized trialsFamily Process, 52(4), pp. 619–652. doi: 10.1111/famp.12041.

Shute, J. (2011) Family support as a gang reduction measureChildren & Society, 27(1), pp. 48–59. doi: 10.1111/j.1099-0860.2011.00368.x.

Waraan, L., Siqveland, J., Hanssen-Bauer, K., Czjakowski, N. O., Axelsdóttir, B., Mehlum, L., & Aalberg, M. (2022). Family therapy for adolescents with depression and suicidal ideation: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Clinical child psychology and psychiatry, 13591045221125005. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1177/13591045221125005

Wilson, J. (2012) A social relational critique of the biomedical definition and treatment of ADHD; ethical practical and political implicationsJournal of Family Therapy, 35(2), pp. 198–218. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2012.00607.x.

Woolfenden, S.R. (2002) Family and parenting interventions for conduct disorder and delinquency: A meta-analysis of randomised controlled trialsArchives of Disease in Childhood, 86(4), pp. 251–256. doi: 10.1136/adc.86.4.251.

von Sydow, K., Retzlaff, R., Beher, S., Haun, M.W. and Schweitzer, J. (2013) The efficacy of systemic therapy for childhood and adolescent Externalizing disorders: A systematic review of 47 RCTFamily Process, 52(4), pp. 576–618. doi: 10.1111/famp.12047.

Wren, B. (2000) Patterns of thinking and communication in families where an adolescent has atypical gender identity development. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library [contact]

Adult mental health

Allen, J., Burbach, F. and Reibstein, J. (2013), ‘A Different World’ Individuals’ experience of an integrated family intervention for psychosis and its contribution to recovery. Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice, 86: 212-228. doi:10.1111/j.2044-8341.2011.02057.x

Barbato, A. and D’Avanzo, B. (2020), The Findings of a Cochrane Meta‐Analysis of Couple Therapy in Adult Depression: Implications for Research and Clinical Practice. Family Process 59: 361-375. doi:10.1111/famp.12540

Carr, A. (2009) The effectiveness of family therapy and systemic interventions for adult-focused problemsJournal of Family Therapy, 31(1), pp. 46–74. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2008.00452.x.

Carr, A. (2014), Evidence base for systemic therapy with adultsJ. Fam. Ther., 36: 158-194. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12033

Carr, A. (2019), Couple therapy, family therapy and systemic interventions for adult‐focused problems: the current evidence baseJournal of Family Therapy, 41: 492-536. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12225

Colmer, E. (2005) Parental mental health and the family: exploring parents’ concerns about their children. Grappling with inter-generational shadows. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library [contact].

Farzim, P. (2008) The Accounts of Adolescents Growing Up with Parental Mental Illness. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Gammage, R. J. & Nolte, L. (2023). Talking and making meaning about parental mental health problems: The role of children’s family caregivers. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 1–23. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12664

Grácio, J., Gonçalves-Pereira, M. and Leff, J. (2016) What do we know about family interventions for psychosis at the process level? A systematic reviewFamily Process, 55: 79–90. doi: 10.1111/famp.12155

Klevan, T. et al (2016) Between a rock and a softer place—A discourse analysis of helping cultures in crisis resolution teams. Qualitative Social Work, 17(2): 252  – 267

Kuipers, E. (2006) Family interventions in schizophrenia: Evidence for efficacy and proposed mechanisms of changeJournal of Family Therapy, 28(1), pp. 73–80. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2006.00338.x.

Leff, J. (2000) The London depression intervention trial: Randomised controlled trial of antidepressants v. Couple therapy in the treatment and maintenance of people with depression living with a partner: Clinical outcome and costsThe British Journal of Psychiatry, 177(2), pp. 95–100. doi: 10.1192/bjp.177.2.95.

Lemmens, G.M.D., Eisler, I., Buysse, A., Heene, E. and Demyttenaere, K. (2009) The effects on mood of Adjunctive single-family and multi-family group therapy in the treatment of hospitalized patients with Major DepressionPsychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 78(2), pp. 98–105. doi: 10.1159/000201935.

Lemmens, G.M.D., Eisler, I., Dierick, P., Lietaer, G. and Demyttenaere, K. (2009) Therapeutic factors in a systemic multi-family group treatment for major depression: Patients“ and partners” perspectivesJournal of Family Therapy, 31(3), pp. 250–269. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2009.00465.x.

McDonell, M.G., Short, R.A., Hazel, N.A., Berry, C.M. and Dyck, D.G. (2006) Multiple-family group treatment of Outpatients with schizophrenia: Impact on service utilizationFamily Process, 45(3), pp. 359–373. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2006.00176.x.

Nolte, L. & Wren, B. (2016) Talking or keeping silent about parental mental health problems – a grounded theory of parents’ decision-making about whether or not to talk to their children about parental mental health difficultiesJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 42(4): 731–744. doi: 10.1111/jmft.12177.

Rapsey, E.H.S., Burbach, F.R. and Reibstein, J. (2015), Exploring the process of family interventions for psychosis in relation to attachment, attributions and problem‐maintaining cycles: an IPA study. Journal of Family Therapy, 37: 509-528. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12085

Seikkula, J., Aaltonen, J., Alakare, B., Haarakangas, K., Keränen, J. and Lehtinen, K. (2006) Five-year experience of first-episode nonaffective psychosis in open-dialogue approach: Treatment principles, follow-up outcomes, and two case studiesPsychotherapy Research, 16(2), pp. 214–228. doi: 10.1080/10503300500268490.

Seikkula, J., Alakare, B., Aaltonen, J., Holma, J., Rasinkangas, A. and Lehtinen, V. (2003) Open dialogue approach: treatment principles and preliminary results of a two-year follow-up on first episode schizophreniaEthical and Human Sciences and Services, 5(3), 163-182.

Solomon, Z., Dekel, R. and Zerach, G. (2009) Posttraumatic stress disorder and marital adjustment: The mediating role of forgivenessFamily Process, 48(4), pp. 546–558. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2009.01301.x.

Stanbridge, R.I., Burbach, F.R., Lucas, A.S. and Carter, K. (2003) A study of families’ satisfaction with a family interventions in psychosis service in SomersetJournal of Family Therapy, 25(2), pp. 181–204. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.00243.

Stern, S., Doolan, M., Staples, E., Szmukler, G.L. and Eisler, I. (1999) Disruption and reconstruction: Narrative insights into the experience of family members caring for a relative diagnosed with serious mental illnessFamily Process, 38(3), pp. 353–369. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.1999.00353.x.

Tandt, H.L.N., Leyman, L., Baeken, C., Purdon, C. & Lemmens, G.M.D. (2023) Multi-family therapy for adult outpatients with obsessive-compulsive disorder and their family members, targeting family accommodation. Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1–19. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12439

Tapias, E., Vila-Badia, R., Cárdenas, M., Ardévol, I., Lacasa, F., Ribalta, T. et al. (2024) KidsTime: A multifamily prevention approach for parents with a mental illness and their children and relatives. Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1–13. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12451

Thompson, O., Griffiths, M., Allen, J. & Jones, F. (2019) A Delphi survey to explore best practice for practitioners offering family intervention for psychosis to families with childrenJournal of Family Therapy, 10 June 2019.

Totsuka, Y. (2008) Young people’s perspectives on family life: experience of parental mental illness and admission to the psychiatric hospital. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Von Sydow, K., Beher, S., Schweitzer, J. and Retzlaff, R. (2010) The efficacy of systemic therapy with adult patients: A Meta-Content analysis of 38 Randomized controlled trialsFamily Process, 49(4), pp. 457–485. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2010.01334.x.

Wagstaffe, S. (2006) Depressed Women Talking about Mothering: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Alcohol and drugs

Baldwin, S.A., Christian, S., Berkeljon, A. and Shadish, W.R. (2011) The effects of family therapies for adolescent delinquency and substance abuse: A Meta-analysisJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38(1), pp. 281–304. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2011.00248.x.

Morgan, T.B., Crane, D.R., Moore, A.M. and Eggett, D.L. (2012) The cost of treating substance use disorders: Individual versus family therapyJournal of Family Therapy, 35(1), pp. 2–23. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2012.00589.x.

O’Farrell, T.J. and Clements, K. (2011) Review of outcome research on marital and family therapy in treatment for alcoholismJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38(1), pp. 122–144. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2011.00242.x.

Rowe, C.L. (2012) Family therapy for drug abuse: Review and updates 2003-2010Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38(1), pp. 59–81. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2011.00280.x

Selseng, L.B. and Skjær, O. (2016) Talking about change – Positioning and interpretative repertoires in stories about substance abuse and change. Qualitative Social Work, Vol 17, Issue 2,: 216 – 235

Attachment

Adams, M. (2008) Adolescence and Attachment Revisited – An exploration of the AAI as a clinical tool with adolescents and their families. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library  [contact]

Diamond, G. (2003) Attachment-Based Family Therapy for Depressed Adolescents: Programmatic Treatment DevelopmentClinical Child and Family Psychology Review, 6(2), pp. 107–127. doi: 10.1023/a:1023782510786.

Diamond, G.S. and Stern, R. (2003) Attachment-based family therapy: A program of treatment development research, in Attachment processes in couple and family therapy. New York: Guilford Press.

Diamond, G.S., Wintersteen, M.B., Brown, G.K., Gallop, R., Shelef, K. and Levy, S. (2010) Attachment-based family therapy for adolescents with suicidal Ideation: A Randomized controlled trialJournal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 49(2), pp. 122–131. doi: 10.1097/00004583-201002000-00006.

Israel, P. and Diamond, G.S. (2012) Feasibility of attachment based family therapy for depressed clinic-referred Norwegian adolescentsClinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 18(3), pp. 334–350. doi: 10.1177/1359104512455811.

Liddle, H. and Schwartz, S. (2002) Attachment and family therapy: Clinical utility of adolescent-family attachment research, Family Process, 41(3), pp. 455–76. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2002.41311.x

Child protection

Flatebø, R. (2005) ‘On knowing much and knowing little.’ An exploration of case discussions of child protection teams. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Flåm, A.M. and Handegård, B.H. (2015) Where is the child in family therapy service after family violence? A study from the Norwegian family protection serviceContemporary Family Therapy, 37(1), pp. 72–87. doi: 10.1007/s10591-014-9323-5.

Flyn, K. (2019) Social work reframed? The experiences of social workers applying systemic ideas in child protectionJournal of Family Therapy, 10 June 2019

Stith, S. M., Topham, G. L., Spencer, C., Jones, B., Coburn, K., Kelly, L., & Langston, Z. (2021). Using systemic interventions to reduce intimate partner violence or child maltreatment: A systematic review of publications between 2010 and 2019. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1– 20. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12566

Syrstad, E. and Ness, O. (2021), “It is not just about doing or saying the right things”: Working systemically with parents whose children are placed in public care. Journal of Family Therapy. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12339

Waldegrave, C. (2006) Contrasting national jurisdictional and welfare responses to violence to children, Social Policy Journal of New Zealand, 27, pp. 57–76.

Children

About Families (2012) Evidence Response. Systemic Therapy: What difference does systemic therapy make to the outcomes for children and families?

Carr, A. (2019) Family therapy and systemic interventions for child‐focused problems: the current evidence baseJournal of Family Therapy, 41: 153-213. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12226

Clark, A. (2005) Listening to and involving young children: A review of research and practiceEarly Child Development and Care, 175(6), pp. 489–505. doi: 10.1080/03004430500131288.

Clarke, A. (2009) Undertaking research with children, in Maynard, T. and Thomas, N. (eds.) An introduction to early childhood studies. Los Angeles: SAGE Publications, .

Cottrell, D. (2003) Outcome studies of family therapy in child and adolescent depressionJournal of Family Therapy, 25(4), pp. 406–416. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.00258.

Cottrell, D. and Boston, P. (2002) Practitioner review: The effectiveness of systemic family therapy for children and adolescentsJournal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 43(5), pp. 573–586. doi: 10.1111/1469-7610.00047.

Draper, A. and Hancock, M. (2011) Childhood parental bereavement: The risk of vulnerability to delinquency and factors that compromise resilienceMortality, 16(4), pp. 285–306. doi: 10.1080/13576275.2011.613266.

Edman K, Gustafsson A W, Cuadra C B (2023) Facilitating Children’s In-Session Involvement in Child and Family Therapies: A Dynamic Framework of Clinical Practices. Psychotherapy. Advance online publication. https://psycnet.apa.org/doi/10.1037/pst0000511

Edman K, Gustafsson A W, Cuadra C B (2022) Recognising children’s involvement in child and family therapy sessions: A microanalysis of audiovisual recordings of actual practice. The British Journal of Social Work 52(6): 3480–3500.

Fonagy, P., Cottrell, D. and Phillips, J. (2016) What works for whom? A critical review of treatments for children and adolescents. United States: Guilford Publications.

Garoff, F.F., Heinonen, K., Pesonen, A.-K. and Almqvist, F. (2011) Depressed youth: Treatment outcome and changes in family functioning in individual and family therapyJournal of Family Therapy, 34(1), pp. 4–23. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2011.00541.x.

Goodwillie, G. (2010) The Impact of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder on Family Relationships: Parental Perspectives. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Helimäki, M., Laitila, A. and Kumpulainen, K. (2022), “You helped me out of that darkness” Children as dialogical partners in the collaborative post-family therapy research interview. J Marital Fam Ther, 48: 588-603. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12505

Helimäki, M., Laitila, A. and Kumpulainen, K. (2020), ‘Can I tell?’ Children’s participation and positioning in a secretive atmosphere in family therapyJournal of Family Therapy. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12296

Lee, W.-Y., Ng, M.-L., Cheung, B.K.L. and Yung, J.W. (2010) Capturing children’s response to parental conflict and making use of itFamily Process, 49(1), pp. 43–58. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2010.01307.x.

Ma, J.L.C. (2021), Family-Based Intervention for Chinese Families of Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Hong Kong, China. Aust N Z J Fam Ther. https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1468

Murphy, R. (2022). How children make sense of their permanent exclusion: a thematic analysis from semi-structured interviews. Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties, 27(1), 43–57. https://doi.org/10.1080/13632752.2021.2012962

Neophytou, K, Rodríguez‐González, M. Triangulated children’s reality: Medical model’s concealing effect versus family systems’ revealing effect. Syst Res Behav Sci. 2020; 1– 13. https://doi.org/10.1002/sres.2669

Neophytou, K, Rodríguez‐González, M, Lampis, J. Embedding co‐sleeping practice within the family systems paradigm: Novel theoretical conceptualization and initial empirical exploration. Syst Res Behav Sci. 2020; 1– 17. https://doi.org/10.1002/sres.2690

Pentecost, D. (2008) How do Child Psychiatrists Conceptualise ADHD? An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Retzlaff, R., von Sydow, K., Beher, S., Haun, M.W. and Schweitzer, J. (2013) The efficacy of systemic therapy for Internalizing and other disorders of childhood and adolescence: A systematic review of 38 Randomized trialsFamily Process, 52(4), pp. 619–652. doi: 10.1111/famp.12041.

Strickland-Clark, L., Campbell, D. and Dallos, R. (2002) Children’s and adolescent’s views on family therapyJournal of Family Therapy, 22(3), pp. 324–341. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.00155.

von Sydow, K., Retzlaff, R., Beher, S., Haun, M.W. and Schweitzer, J. (2013) The efficacy of systemic therapy for childhood and adolescent externalizing disorders: A systematic review of 47 RCTFamily Process, 52(4), pp. 576–618. doi: 10.1111/famp.12047.

Terol, A. K., Meadan, H., Gómez, L. R., & Magaña, S. (2024). Cultural adaptation of an intervention for caregivers of young autistic children: Community members’ perspectives. Family Process, 00, 1–20. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12999

Tozer, J. (2007) Does the Sibling Relationship in Childhood Affect Later Parenting? Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Woolfenden, S.R., Williams, K. and Peat, J.K. (2002) Family and parenting interventions for conduct disorder and delinquency: A meta-analysis of randomised controlled trialsArchives of Disease in Childhood, 86(4), pp. 251–256. doi: 10.1136/adc.86.4.251.

Clients’ experience of therapy

Campbell, D. (1998) The other side of the story, in Papadopoulos, R.K. and Byng-Hall, J. (eds.) Multiple voices: Narrative in systemic family psychotherapy. New York: Routledge.

Chenail, R.J. (2011) How to conduct clinical qualitative research on the patient’s experience. The Qualitative Report 16(4), pp. 1173-1190

Chenail, R. J., et al. (2012). Clients’ relational conceptions of conjoint couple and family therapy quality: A grounded formal theory. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38(1), pp. 241-264. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2011.00246.x

Denton, W.H., Nakonezny, P.A. and Burwell, S.R. (2010) The effects of meeting a family therapy supervision team on client satisfaction in an initial sessionJournal of Family Therapy, 33(1), pp. 85–97. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2010.00518.x.

Escudero, V., Friedlander, M.L., Varela, N. and Abascal, A. (2008) Observing the therapeutic alliance in family therapy: Associations with participants’ perceptions and therapeutic outcomesJournal of Family Therapy, 30(2), pp. 194–214. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2008.00425.x.

Gaddis, S. (2004) Re-positioning Traditional Research: Centring Clients’ Accounts in the Construction of Professional Therapy KnowledgesInternational Journal of Narrative Therapy & Community Work, 2004(2), pp. 1–12.

Helmeke, K.B. and Sprenkle, D.H. (2000) Clients’ perceptions of pivotal moments in couple therapy: A qualitative study of change in therapyJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 26(4), pp. 469–483. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2000.tb00317.x.

Høigilt, A.M. and Bøe, T.D. (2021), Doubt, Hope, Pain, and New Discoveries: Parents’ Experiences of the High-Conflict Program ‘No Kids in the Middle’. Aust N Z J Fam Ther. https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1451

O’Neill, I. (2015) What’s in a name? Clients’ experiences of single session therapyJournal of Family Therapy. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.12099.

Sheridan, M., Peterson, B.D. and Rosen, K.H. (2010) The experiences of parents of adolescents in family therapy: A qualitative investigationJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 36(2), pp. 144–157. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2010.00193.x.

Stanbridge, R.I., Burbach, F.R., Lucas, A.S. and Carter, K. (2003) A study of families’ satisfaction with a family interventions in psychosis service in SomersetJournal of Family Therapy, 25(2), pp. 181–204. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.00243.

Strickland-Clark, L., Campbell, D. and Dallos, R. (2002) Children’s and adolescent’s views on family therapyJournal of Family Therapy, 22(3), pp. 324–341. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.00155.

Couple relationships and couples therapy

Allan, R., Klarenbeek‐McKenna, M. & Day, D. (2019) ‘Somebody watching you’: Impact of reflecting teams on hope in couple relationships. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. 40 (4) pp 383-399

Atkins, D.C., Marín, R.A., Lo, T.T.Y., Klann, N. and Hahlweg, K. (2010) Outcomes of couples with infidelity in a community-based sample of couple therapyJournal of Family Psychology, 24(2), pp. 212–216. doi: 10.1037/a0018789.

Azzopardi, C. (2007) Maltese couples’ expectations of marriage. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Borcsa, M. & Rober, P. (eds) (2015) Research Perspectives in Couple Therapy. Discursive Qualitative Methods. New York: Springer International.

Byrne, M., Carr, A. and Clark, M. (2004) The efficacy of couples-based interventions for panic disorder with agoraphobiaJournal of Family Therapy, 26(2), pp. 105–125. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2004.00273.x.

Cadenhead, R.A. & Fellin, L.C. (2023) Cultural reflexivity and the referral problem: A discourse analysis of three initial sessions of intercultural couple therapy. Journal of Family Therapy, 45, 348– 380. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12429

Doss, B. D., Roddy, M. K., Wiebe, S. A., & Johnson, S. M. (2021). A review of the research during 2010–2019 on evidence-based treatments for couple relationship distress. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1– 24. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12552

Eira Nunes, C., Pascual‐Leone, A., de Roten, Y., Favez, N. and Darwiche, J. (2020). Resolving Coparenting Dissatisfaction In Couples: A Preliminary Task Analysis Study. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1‐ 15. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12450

Ferreira, L.C., Fraenkel, P., Narciso, I. & Novo, R. (2015) Is Committed Desire Intentional? A Qualitative Exploration of Sexual Desire and Differentiation of Self in CouplesFamily Process 54: 308–326.

Forbat, L. and Henderson, J. (2003) “Stuck in the middle with You”: The ethics and process of qualitative research with two people in an intimate relationshipQualitative Health Research, 13(10), pp. 1453–1462. doi: 10.1177/1049732303255836.

Gingras, A.‐S., Lessard, I., Mallette, F., Brassard, A., Bernier‐Jarry, A., Gosselin, P. and de Pierrepont, C. (2020). Couple Adaptation to the Birth of a Child: The Roles of Attachment and Perfectionism. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1‐ 14. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12453

Glebova, T., et al (2011). Therapeutic alliance and progress in couple therapy: multiple perspectives. Journal of Family Therapy 33: 42–65. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2010.00503.x

Gottman, JM, Gottman, JS, Cole, C, Preciado, M. ( 2020). Gay, Lesbian, and Heterosexual Couples About to Begin Couples Therapy: An Online Relationship Assessment of 40,681 Couples. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 46, 218– 239. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12395

Gottman, J.M. & Levenson, R.W.(1999) What Predicts Change in Marital Interaction Over Time? A Study of Alternative Models. Family Process 38: 143-158.

Gurman, A.S. (2011) Couple therapy research and the practice of couple therapy: Can we talk?Family Process, 50(3), pp. 280–292. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2011.01360.x.

Jones, E. and Asen, E. (2000) Systemic couple therapy and depression. London: Karnac Books.

Karvonen, A., Kykyri, V.-L., Kaartinen, J., Penttonen, M. and Seikkula, J. (2016) Sympathetic nervous system synchrony in couple therapyJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 42(3), pp. 383–395. doi: 10.1111/jmft.12152.

Kelly, S., & Kellman, T. (2021). “Don’t you care about the well-being of your race?”: African American couples discuss racial differences involving criticisms of other Black people. Family Process, 00, 1– 16. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12690

Knudson‐Martin, C., Kim, L., Gibbs, E. and Harmon, R. (2021), Sociocultural Attunement to Vulnerability in Couple Therapy: Fulcrum for Changing Power Processes in Heterosexual Relationships. Fam. Proc.. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12635

Lebow, J.L. (2023), Evidence and couple and family therapy. Family Process. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12925

Lebow, J.L., Chambers, A.L., Christensen, A. and Johnson, S.M. (2011) Research on the treatment of couple distressJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38(1), pp. 145–168. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2011.00249.x.

Lee, W.-Y., Ng, M.-L., Cheung, B.K.L. and Yung, J.W. (2010) Capturing children’s response to parental conflict and making use of itFamily Process, 49(1), pp. 43–58. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2010.01307.x.

Markovic, D. (2007) Systemic Therapists’ Resources for Dealing with Sexual Issues in Clinical Work. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

McIntosh, D. L., & Wang, G. (2024). Assessments for multi-heritage couple therapy: A review of existing tools. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 1–19. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12708

Ness, O. (2011) Learning new ideas and practices together: A co-operative inquiry into learning to use Johnella Bird’s relational language-making approach in couples therapy. PhD thesis. Oldendorff Research Institute, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Science, Tilburg University. Tilburg, The Netherlands.

Nightingale, M., Jones, S.C.T., & Smith, S.D. (2019). Black American Couples’ Perceptions of the Significance of Race and Racial Conversations in Therapy: A Qualitative Study. Journal of Black Sexuality and Relationships 6(2), 37-57. doi:10.1353/bsr.2019.0020.

Oefsti, A. (2008) Some call it love. Exploring Norwegian systemic couple therapists’ discourses of love, intimacy and sexuality. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Rautiainen, E-L, & Aaltonen, J. (2010) Depression: The Differing Narratives of Couples in Couple Therapy. The Qualitative Report, 15(1): 156-175.

Reibstein, J. and Sherbersky, H. (2012) Behavioural and empathic elements of systemic couple therapy: The Exeter model and a case study of depressionJournal of Family Therapy, 34(3), pp. 271–283. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2012.00601.x.

Reynolds, C. & Knudson-Martin, C. (2015) Gender and the Construction of Intimacy among Committed Couples with ChildrenFamily Process, 54: 293–307.

Salinger, J.M., Whisman, M.A., Randall, A.K. and Hilpert, P. (2020), Associations Between Marital Discord and Depressive Symptoms: A Cross‐Cultural AnalysisFamily Process. doi:10.1111/famp.12563

Smoliak, O., Al-Ali, K., LeCouteur, A., Tseliou, E., Rice, C., LaMarre, A., Davies, A., Uguccioni, B., Stirling, L., Dechamplain, B., & Henshaw, S. (2023). The third shift: Addressing emotion work in couple therapy. Family Process, 00, 1– 18. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12906

Smoliak, O., Rice, C., LaMarre, A., Tseliou, E., LeCouteur, A., & Davies, A. (2022). Gendering of care and care inequalities in couple therapy. Family Process, 00, e12804. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12804

Smoliak, O., LaMarre, A., Rice, C., Tseliou, E., LeCouteur, A., Myers, M., Vesely, L., Briscoe, C., Addison, M. and Velikonja, L. (2021), The politics of vulnerable masculinity in couple therapy. J Marital Fam Ther. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12530

Spengler, E. S., DeVore, E. N., Spengler, P. M., Lee, N. A. ( 2019). What Does “Couple” Mean in Couple Therapy Outcome Research? A Systematic Review of the Implicit and Explicit, Inclusion and Exclusion of Gender and Sexual Minority Individuals and IdentitiesJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1– 16. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12415

Sutherland, O., LaMarre, A., Rice, C., Hardt, L. and Le Couteur, A. (2017), New Sexism in Couple Therapy: A Discursive Analysis. Fam. Proc., 56: 686-700. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12292

Witting, A. B., & Busby, D. M. (2022). The Loss in Connection with Catastrophes (LICCS) Scale: Understanding couple outcomes. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 1– 27. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12592

Covid context and working online

Beet, N. & Ademosu, T. (2023) Keeping connected: Family therapists’ experiences of working online during the COVID-19 pandemic. Journal of Family Therapy, 45, 223– 241. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12421

Bradford, A. B., Witting, A. B., Anderson, S. R., Johnson, L. N., Hunt, Q. A., Miller, R. B., & Bean, R. A. (2024). Lost in translation: Therapeutic Alliance as a mediator in the relationship between teletherapy and marital satisfaction. Family Process, 00, 1–15. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.13004

Feinberg, M.E., A. Mogle, J., Lee, J.-K., Tornello, S.L., Hostetler, M.L., Cifelli, J.A., Bai, S. and Hotez, E. (2022), Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Parent, Child, and Family Functioning. Fam. Proc., 61: 361-374. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12649

Goldberg, A. E., Allen, K. R., & Smith, J. Z. (2021). Divorced and separated parents during the COVID-19 pandemic. Family Process, 00, 1– 22. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12693

Court work

Disability

Baum, S. (2006) Evaluating the impact of family therapy for adults with learning disabilities and their familiesTizard Learning Disability Review, 11(1), pp. 8–18. doi: 10.1108/13595474200600003.

Guerschberg, K., Rubinowicz, G., Kayton, K., Orfila, M.A & Tucker, R. (2019) Lost in Translation: Conceptualizations about Collaborative Dialogues between Health Professionals and Adults with Intellectual Disabilities with Significant Needs for Support, Especially in LanguageInternational Journal of Collaborative-Dialogic Practices. 9

Kaur, G., Scior, K. and Wilson, S. (2009) Systemic working in learning disability services: A UK wide surveyBritish Journal of Learning Disabilities, 37(3), pp. 213–220. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-3156.2009.00553.x.

Larkin, M., Unwin, G., Iyer, M.,  Tsimopoulou, I., Zahid, S., Malik, K., Stenfert Kroese, B. & Rose, J.L. (2018) Cultural affordance, social relationships, and narratives of independence: Understanding the meaning of social care for adults with intellectual disabilities from minority ethnic groups in the UK, International Journal of Developmental Disabilities, 64:3, 195-203, DOI: 10.1080/20473869.2018.1469807

Lloyd, H. and Dallos, R. (2008) First session solution-focused brief therapy with families who have a child with severe intellectual disabilities: Mothers’ experiences and viewsJournal of Family Therapy, 30(1), pp. 5–28. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2008.00413.x.

Lloyd, H., & Dallos, R. (2006). Solution-focused brief therapy with families who have a child with intellectual disabilities: A description of the content of initial sessions and the processes. Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry11(3), 367–386. https://doi.org/10.1177/1359104506064982

Tierney, A.M. (2011) Dialogue: A connection of roots and branches. An enquiry into labeling discourses through the use of multi-stakeholder dialogue in disability services. Tilburg: PrismaPrint

Decolonisation of Systemic Practice

Bracken, P., Fernando, S., Alsaraf, S., Creed, M., Double, S., Gilberthorpe, T., Hassan, R., Jadhav, S., Jeyapaul, P., Kopua, D., Parsons, M., Rodger, J., Summerfield, D., Thomas, P. and Timimi, S. (2021). Decolonising the medical curriculum: psychiatry faces particular challenges. Anthropology & Medicine: https://doi.org/10.1080/13648470.2021.1949892.

Fernando, Suman & Sewell, Hári. Decolonising psychiatry and psychology website.

Hipplewith, Joanne (2023). Disrupting colonialist language to find knowing in praxis. Cultural Foregrounding
and Intra-face. Murmurations: Journal of Transformative Systemic Practice, 6(2), 1-18. https://doi.org/10.28963/6.2.

Tynan, Lauren & Bishop, Michelle (2023) Decolonizing the literature review. A relational approcah. Qualitative Inquiry. Vol 29 (3-4) 498-508

Early years and infant-family therapy

Corboz-Warnery, A., Fivaz-Depeursinge, E., Gertsch Bettens, C. and Favez, N. (1993) Systemic analysis of father-mother-baby interactions: The Lausanne triadic playInfant Mental Health Journal, 14(4), pp. 298–316. doi: 10.1002/1097-0355(199324)14:4<298::AID-IMHJ2280140405>3.0.CO;2-#.

Elliott, A., Slater, C., Opie, J.E. & McIntosh, J.E. (2023) First Nations perspectives and approaches to engagement in infant-family work: attending to cultural safety and service engagement. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1–8. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1562

Favez, N., Scaiola, C.L., Tissot, H., Darwiche, J. and Frascarolo, F. (2010) The family alliance assessment scales: Steps toward validity and reliability of an observational assessment tool for early family interactionsJournal of Child and Family Studies, 20(1), pp. 23–37. doi: 10.1007/s10826-010-9374-7.

Fivaz-Depeursinge, E., Cairo, S., Scaiola, C.L. and Favez, N. (2012) Nine-month-olds“ triangular interactive strategies with their parents” couple in low-coordination families: A descriptive studyInfant Mental Health Journal, 33(1), pp. 10–21. doi: 10.1002/imhj.20314.

Fivaz-Depeursinge, E., Lopes, F., Python, M. and Favez, N. (2009) Coparenting and toddler’s interactive styles in family coalitionsFamily Process, 48(4), pp. 500–516. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2009.01298.x.

Fivaz-Depeursinge, E. and Philipp, D.A. (2014) The baby and the couple: Understanding and treating young families. London, United Kingdom: Routledge.

Olsson, C.M., Greenwood, C.J., Letcher, P., Tan, E., Opie, J.E., Booth, A. et al. (2023) Adverse experiences in early intimate relationships and next-generation infant–mother attachment: findings from the ATP Generation 3 Study. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1–12. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1564

Opie, J.E., Booth, A.T., Rossen, L., Fivaz-Depeursinge, E., Duschinsky, R., Newman, L. et al. (2023) Initiating the dialogue between infant mental health and family therapy: a qualitative inquiry and recommendations. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1–28. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1569

Opie, J.E., McHale, J.P., Fonagy, P., Lieberman, A., Duschinsky, R., Keren, M. et al. (2023) Including the infant in family therapy and systemic practice: charting a new frontier. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1–11. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1567

Padilla-Muñoz, E. M., Barbancho-Morant, M. M., Lanzarote-Fernández, M. D., Sanduvete-Chaves, S., & Chacón-Moscoso, S. (2024). Psycho-emotional intervention with parents of very preterm babies during the first year: A single-arm pilot study. Family Process, 00, 1–25. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.13002

Petkova, P. (2006) A Qualitative Analysis of Heterosexual Couples’ Feeding Experience with their Firstborn Infant. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Philipp, D.A., Szczech, K., Hanson, N.L., O’Hara, G. & Puckett, J. (2023) Virtual care delivery of whole family assessment and intervention with infants and preschoolers: a thematic analysis of clinician and family experiences. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1–16. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1557

Tissot, H. & Favez, N. (2023) The Lausanne Trilogue Play: bringing together developmental and systemic perspectives in clinical settings. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1–10. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1559

Eating disorders

Special Issue: Innovations in the Treatment of Adolescent Eating Disorders (2013) Journal of Family Therapy, 35(S1)

Downs, K.J. and Blow, A.J. (2011) A substantive and methodological review of family-based treatment for eating disorders: The last 25 years of researchJournal of Family Therapy, 35, pp. 3–28. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2011.00566.x.

Gelin, Z., Fuso, S., Hendrick, S., Cook-Darzens, S. and Simon, Y. (2014) The effects of a multiple family therapy on adolescents with eating disorders: An outcome studyFamily Process, 54(1), pp. 160–172. doi: 10.1111/famp.12103.

Persuad, Kamala Jeanette (2017) In the margins: Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic women’s narratives of recovering from an eating disorder. DSysPsych thesis, Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust. Full text available

Wiseman, H., Ensoll, S., Russouw, L., & Butler, C. (2019). Multi-Family Therapy for young people with Anorexia Nervosa: Clinicians and carers’ perspectives on systemic changesJournal of Systemic Therapies38(3), 67-83. https://doi.org/10.1521/jsyt.2019.38.3.67

Wright, S. (2004) Palatable differences. An exploration of the development of anorexia nervosa within the context of the twin relationship. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Education

Special Issue: Multi-family Therapy: Challenging behaviour in educational settings (2012) Context magazine, 123.

Kratochwill, T.R., McDonald, L., Levin, J.R., Scalia, P.A. and Coover, G. (2009) Families and schools together: An experimental study of multi-family support groups for children at riskJournal of School Psychology, 47(4), pp. 245–265. doi: 10.1016/j.jsp.2009.03.001.

Lau Yuk King (2012) A multiple-family group with youngsters who refuse to attend school: Learning and implications for School-Based Family CounselingInternational Journal for School-Based Family Counseling, 4.

Family inpatient units

Plunkett, L.J., Reece, J., Symond, M.P. & Leung, T. (2023) Effectiveness of the Coral Tree Family Service family inpatient unit: a longitudinal study exploring change in family functioning. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1– 17. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1535

Feedback in systemic therapy

Sundet, R. (2017) Feedback as a means to enhance client-therapist interaction in therapy. In T. Tilden and B. Wampold (eds.) Routing outcome monitoring in couple and family therapy (pp. 121–142). Cham (Switzerland): Springer.

van Hennik, R. and Hillewaere, B. (2017), Practice Based Evidence Based Practice. Navigating based on coordinated improvisation, collaborative learning and multi-methods research in Feedback Informed Systemic Therapy. Journal of Family Therapy, 39: 288-309. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12159

Fostering and adoption

Herring, N. (2021) Young people, living in care and adopted, talk about their experiences of receiving an NHS therapeutic intervention. Qualitative research analysed using Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis. Journal of Family Therapy, 43: 426– 444. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12364

Middlecoat, A. (2008) How are the Existing Biological Relationships within Families Affected by Fostering? Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Rushton, A. and Feast, J. (2013) Adversity, adoption and afterwards. Edited by John Simmonds. London: British Association for Adoption and Fostering (BAAF).

Samuels, G.M. (2010) Building kinship and community: Relational processes of Bicultural identity among adult Multiracial adopteesFamily Process, 49(1), pp. 26–42. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2010.01306.x.

Ziminski, J. (2004) Negotiating Entitlements in Kinship Care. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Ziminski, J. (2007) Systemic practice with kinship care familiesJournal of Social Work Practice, 21(2), pp. 239–250. doi: 10.1080/02650530701371986.

Gender / gender identity / gender variance / LGBQT+

Blumer, M.L.C., Gavriel Ansara, Y. and Watson, C.M. (2013) Cisgenderism in family therapy: How everyday clinical practices can delegitimize people’s gender self-designationsJournal of Family Psychotherapy, 24(4), pp. 267–285. doi: 10.1080/08975353.2013.849551.

Butler, C., Beavis, J., Aldallal, F., Nelson-Hall, S., & Shah-Beckley, I. (2022) The social construction of gender variance in childhood, adolescence and parenthood: A story completion study. Journal of Family Therapy, 44: 264– 278. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12348

Butler, C., Joiner, R., Bradley, R., Bowles, M., Bowes, A., Russell, C., & Roberts, V. (2019). Self-harm prevalence and ideation in a community sample of cis, trans and other youth. International Journal of Transgenderism20(4), 447-458. https://doi.org/10.1080/15532739.2019.1614130

Bytheway, S., & Stephens-Lewis, D. (2024). Heteronormative discourse: Therapist social constructions of intimate partner violence in queer relationships. Feminism & Psychology, 0(0). https://doi.org/10.1177/09593535241235462

Gray, S.A.O., Sweeney, K.K., Randazzo, R. and Levitt, H.M. (2015) “Am I doing the right thing?”: Pathways to parenting a gender variant childFamily Process, 55(1), pp. 123–138. doi: 10.1111/famp.12128.

Gunby, N. & Butler, C. (2023) What are the relationship experiences of in which one member identifies as transgender? A systematic review and meta-ethnography. Journal of Family Therapy, 45, 167– 196. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12409

Heiden-Rootes, K., Ross, K., Moore, R., Hasan, S. and Gulotta, S. (2020). Freedom and struggling openly in psychotherapy: A qualitative inquiry with LGBQ young adults from religious familiesJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1- 16. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12442

Ruthann C. Hewett, Nadya R. Chavies, Viena M. Murillo Paredes, Shannon Carnahan, Sade M. Prithwie, and Tracy L. Robinson-Wood (2023) A Framework for Conceptualizing Black Trans Youth Suicide: Combining the Interpersonal Theory of Suicide With Intersectionality Theory. Journal of Systemic Therapies 2023 42:4, 42-59

Istar Lev, A. (2010) How queer!-the development of gender identity and sexual orientation in LGBTQ-Headed familiesFamily Process, 49(3), pp. 268–290. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2010.01323.x.

Janusz, B., Józefik, B. and Peräkylä, A. (2018) Gender-related issues in couple therapists’ internal voices and interactional practices. Australia and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. early view

McGeorge, C.R., Coburn, K.O. and Walsdorf, A.A. (2021), Deconstructing cissexism: The journey of becoming an affirmative family therapist for transgender and nonbinary clients. J Marital Fam Ther, 47: 785-802. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12481

Masala B, Love A, Carmichael P, Masic U. Demographics of referrals to a specialist gender identity service in the UK between 2017 and 2020. Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 2023;0(0). doi:10.1177/13591045231202372

Mui-Teng Quek, K., Eppler, C. and Morgan, M.L. (2016) Gender in family therapy education: Reflections of cis-femalesJournal of Family Therapy, 38(3), pp. 443–462. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.12122.

Smoliak, O., Al-Ali, K., LeCouteur, A., Tseliou, E., Rice, C., LaMarre, A., Davies, A., Uguccioni, B., Stirling, L., Dechamplain, B., & Henshaw, S. (2023). The third shift: Addressing emotion work in couple therapy. Family Process, 00, 1– 18. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12906

Smoliak, O., LaMarre, A., Rice, C., Tseliou, E., LeCouteur, A., Myers, M., Vesely, L., Briscoe, C., Addison, M. and Velikonja, L. (2022), The politics of vulnerable masculinity in couple therapy. J Marital Fam Ther, 48: 427-446. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12530

Sutherland, O., LaMarre, A. and Rice, C. (2017), The Primacy of Discourse in the Study of Gender in Family Therapy. Family Process., 56: 669–685. doi:10.1111/famp.12294

Sutherland, O., LaMarre, A., Rice, C., Hardt, L. and Le Couteur, A. (2017), New Sexism in Couple Therapy: A Discursive Analysis. Family Process, 56: 686–700. doi:10.1111/famp.12292

Wilson, I., Griffin, C. and Wren, B. (2002) The validity of the diagnosis of gender identity disorder (child and adolescent criteria)Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 7(3), pp. 335–351. doi: 10.1177/1359104502007003032.

Wren, B. (2021) Episystemic injustice. London Review of Books. https://www.lrb.co.uk/the-paper/v43/n23/bernadette-wren/diary

Wren, B. (2014) Thinking postmodern and practising in the enlightenment: Managing uncertainty in the treatment of children and adolescentsFeminism & Psychology, 24(2), pp. 271–291. doi: 10.1177/0959353514526223.

Wren, B. (2002) “I can accept my child is Transsexual but if I ever see him in a dress I’ll hit him”: Dilemmas in parenting a Transgendered adolescentClinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 7(3), pp. 377–397. doi: 10.1177/1359104502007003006.

High parental conflict

Anderson, S.R., Sumner, B.W., Parady, A., Whiting, J. and Tambling, R. (2019), A Task Analysis of Client Re‐engagement: Therapeutic De‐escalation of High‐Conflict CoparentsFamily Process. doi:10.1111/famp.12511

Høigilt, A.M. and Bøe, T.D. (2021), Doubt, Hope, Pain, and New Discoveries: Parents’ Experiences of the High-Conflict Program ‘No Kids in the Middle’. Aust N Z J Fam Ther. https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1451

Kjøs, P. and Weie Oddli, H. (2017), Alliance formation in high-conflict custody mediation: a serial case analysis. Journal of Family Therapy. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12180

Mortimer, R., Morris, E., Pursch, B., Roe, A. & Sleed, M. (2021) Multi-family therapy for separated parents in conflict and their children: intervention development and pilot evaluation. Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1– 24. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12373

Smyth, B.M. & Moloney, L.J. (2019) Post-separation parenting disputes and the many faces of high conflict: Theory and researchAustralia and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. 40(1) pp 74-84.

Intimate partner violence (formerly known as domestic violence)

Bytheway, S., & Stephens-Lewis, D. (2024). Heteronormative discourse: Therapist social constructions of intimate partner violence in queer relationships. Feminism & Psychology, 0(0). https://doi.org/10.1177/09593535241235462

Coates, L. and Wade, A. (2007) Language and violence: Analysis of Four discursive operationsJournal of Family Violence, 22(7), pp. 511–522. doi: 10.1007/s10896-007-9082-2.

Donovan, C. and Hester, M. (2014) Exploring emotion work in domestically abusive relationships, in Intimate partner violence in LGBTQ lives. New York: Routledge.

Flåm, A.M. and Handegård, B.H. (2015) Where is the child in family therapy service after family violence? A study from the Norwegian family protection serviceContemporary Family Therapy, 37(1), pp. 72–87. doi: 10.1007/s10591-014-9323-5.

Harold, G., Acquah, D., Sellers, R. and Chowdry, H. (2016) What works to enhance inter-parental relationships and improve outcomes for children. A report of research carried out by Early Intervention Foundation.

Karakurt, G., Whiting, K., van Esch, C., Bolen, S.D. and Calabrese, J.R. (2016) Couples therapy for intimate partner violence: A systematic review and Meta-AnalysisJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, doi: 10.1111/jmft.12178.

Li, C. K. W. (2023). A qualitative study on how intimate partner violence against women changes, escalates, and persists from pre- to postseparation. Family Process, 00, 1–23. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12923

McCann, D. (2011) What Does Violence Tell us about Gay Male Relationships? Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Stith, S. M., Topham, G. L., Spencer, C., Jones, B., Coburn, K., Kelly, L., & Langston, Z. (2021). Using systemic interventions to reduce intimate partner violence or child maltreatment: A systematic review of publications between 2010 and 2019. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1– 20. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12566

Stith, SM, Spencer, CM, Ripoll‐Núñez, KJ, et al. ( 2020). International Adaptation of a Treatment Program for Situational Couple Violence. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 46, 272– 288. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12397

Stith, S.M., McCollum, E.E., Amanor-Boadu, Y. and Smith, D. (2011) Systemic perspectives on intimate partner violence treatmentJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38(1), pp. 220–240. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2011.00245.x.

Learning processes

Ness, O. and Strong, T. (2013) Learning new ideas and practices together: A cooperative inquiryJournal of Family Psychotherapy, 24(3), pp. 246–260. doi: 10.1080/08975353.2013.817268.

Piercy, F.P., Earl, R.M., Aldrich, R.K., Nguyen, H.N., Steelman, S.M., Haugen, E., Riger, D., Tsokodayi, R.T., West, J., Keskin, Y. and Gary, E. (2016) Most and least meaningful learning experiences in marriage and family therapy educationJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, doi: 10.1111/jmft.12176.

Management

Barge, K.J. (2006) Living Systemic Constructionist Management ResearchHuman Systems. 17, pp. 29-52

Older adults / dementia

Ball, P.L. (2024) Systemic family therapists and dementia: A constructivist grounded theory study. Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1–17. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12453

Cleeve, H., Borell, L. and Rosenberg, L. (2021) ‘Drawing in-situ: Matters of care and representation in daily life with dementia’, Qualitative Research. doi: 10.1177/14687941211049321.

Jeffery, S. (2019) A catch-up on research and evidence for systemic therapies in later life. Context, 165(1), 33–36.

Online therapy / relational teletherapy

Burgoyne, N. and Cohn, A.S. (2020), Lessons from the Transition to Relational Teletherapy During COVID‐19Family Process.. Accepted Author Manuscript.  doi:10.1111/famp.12589

Hardy, N.R., Maier, C.A. and Gregson, T.J. (2021), Couple teletherapy in the era of COVID-19: Experiences and recommendations. J Marital Fam Ther, 47: 225-243. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12501

Hartley, E., Moore, L., Knuckey, A., von Doussa, H., Painter, F., Story, K. et al. (2023) Walk-in Together: A pilot study of a walk-in online family therapy intervention. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1– 18. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1534

Heiden-Rootes, K., Ferber, M., Meyer, D., Zubatsky, M. and Wittenborn, A. (2021), Relational teletherapy experiences of couple and family therapy trainees: “Reading the room,” exhaustion, and the comforts of home. J Marital Fam Ther, 47: 342-358. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12486

Lebow, J.L. (2020), COVID-19, Families, and Family Therapy: Shining Light into the Darkness. Fam. Proc., 59: 825-831. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12590

Maier, CA, Riger, D, Morgan-Sowada, H. “It’s splendid once you grow into it:” Client experiences of relational teletherapy in the era of COVID-19. J Marital Fam Ther. 2021; 47: 304– 319. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12508

McKee, G.B., Pierce, B.S., Tyler, C.M., Perrin, P.B. and Elliott, T.R. (2022), The COVID-19 Pandemic’s Influence on Family Systems Therapists’ Provision of Teletherapy. Fam. Proc., 61: 155-166. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12665

McLean, S.A., Booth, A.T., Schnabel, A. et al. Exploring the Efficacy of Telehealth for Family Therapy Through Systematic, Meta-analytic, and Qualitative EvidenceClin Child Fam Psychol Rev 24, 244–266 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10567-020-00340-2

Morgan, A.A., Landers, A.L., Simpson, J.E., Russon, J.M., Case Pease, J., Dolbin-MacNab, M.L., Bland, K.N. and Jackson, J.B. (2021), The transition to teletherapy in marriage and family therapy training settings during COVID-19: What do the data tell us?. J Marital Fam Ther, 47: 320-341. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12502

Mosley, M. A., Parker, M. L., & Call, T (2022) MFT supervision in the era of telehealth: Attachment, tasks, and ethical considerations. Journal of Family Therapy, 44: 224– 238. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12352

Taylor, N.C., Springer, P.R., Bischoff, R.J. and Smith, J.P. (2021), Experiential family therapy interventions delivered via telemental health: A qualitative implementation study. J Marital Fam Ther, 47: 455-472. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12520

Organisations and teams

Coles, S.J. & Reed-Purvis, S. (2022) Reflecting Team Practices outside the therapy room: A thematic analysis of a Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) away-day process with a team undergoing change. Journal of Family Therapy, 00: 1– 12. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12393

Parenting

Eltanamly, H., Leijten, P., van Rooij, F., & Overbeek, G. (2021). Parenting in times of refuge: A qualitative investigation. Family Process, 00, 1– 16. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12717

Feder, M.M. and Diamond, G.M. (2015) Parent-therapist alliance and parent attachment-promoting behaviour in attachment-based family therapy for suicidal and depressed adolescentsJournal of Family Therapy, 38(1), pp. 82–101. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.12078.

Tozer, J. (2007) Does the Sibling Relationship in Childhood Affect Later Parenting?  Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Physical illness, neurological disorders and healthcare

Altschuler, J. (2013) Migration, illness and health careContemporary Family Therapy, 35(3), pp. 546–556. doi: 10.1007/s10591-013-9234-x.

Anthias, Louise (2016) Constructing personal and couple narratives in late-stage cancer: can a typology illuminate the caring partner perspective? Australian & New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 37 (3). pp. 418-430. ISSN 1467-8438

Anthias, Louise (2015) Constructing personal and couple narratives in late stage cancer: A narrative analysis. DSysPsych thesis, Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust. 

Carolan, C.M., Smith, A. and Forbat, L. (2015) Conceptualising psychological distress in families in palliative care: Findings from a systematic reviewPalliative Medicine, 29(7), pp. 605–632. doi: 10.1177/0269216315575680.

D’Arrigo‐Patrick, E., Samman, S.K. and Knudson‐Martin, C. (2020), Moving from “I” to “We”: A Grounded Theory Analysis of Couple Therapy with Liver Patients and Their PartnersFamily Process. doi:10.1111/famp.12528

Down, G. (2008) Understanding roles and relationships in the care of ill children – a systemic analysis. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library.

Farrell, C.M. (2006) Constructing realities – constitutive factors of culture and context in stories of substitute mothers to girls whose biological mothers have died of AIDS in Zimbabwe. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Forbat, L., Place, M., Hubbard, G., Leung, H. and Kelly, D. (2013) The role of interpersonal relationships in men’s attendance in primary care: Qualitative findings in a cohort of men with prostate cancerSupportive Care in Cancer, 22(2), pp. 409–415. doi: 10.1007/s00520-013-1989-y.

Guerra, S., Oliveira, C., Seidi, C., Sousa, L., & Mendes, Á. (2022) Multifamily interventions in the context of inherited genetic conditions: A scoping review. Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 00– 00. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12424

Mason, B. (2002) The development of a relational approach to the understanding, treatment and management of chronic pain. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Neophytou, K, Rodríguez‐González, M. Triangulated children’s reality: Medical model’s concealing effect versus family systems’ revealing effect. Syst Res Behav Sci. 2020; 1– 13. https://doi.org/10.1002/sres.2669

Salvo T, Davison-Jenkins A, Hitchcock M, Daniilidi X, Lambert D. The journey of ‘Living with Pain’: A feasibility study of the development and running of a collective narrative group. Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry. July 2022. doi:10.1177/13591045221112719

Shields, C.G., Finley, M.A., Chawla, N. and Meadors, with P. (2012) Couple and family interventions in health problemsJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38(1), pp. 265–280. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2011.00269.x.

Sousa, H., Ribeiro, O., Afreixo, V., Costa, E., Paúl, C., Ribeiro, F., & Figueiredo, D. (2021). “Should WE Stand Together?”: A systematic review and meta-analysis of the effectiveness of family-based interventions for adults with chronic physical diseases. Family Process, 00, 1– 19. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12707

Spagnola, M. and Fiese, B. (2010) Preschoolers with asthma: Narratives of family functioning predict behavior problemsFamily Process, 49(1), pp. 74–91. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2010.01309.x.

Vasilopoulou K, Skoutari A, Siomos K, Christodoulou N. “The effects of family therapeutic interventions on mental health and quality of life of children with cancer: A systematic review.” Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 2022;27(3):911-928. doi:10.1177/13591045211061812

Professionals and networks

Averbeck, M. (2006) Fatherhoods in Family Therapy: A Discourse Analysis of Family Therapists’ Contributions to the Constructions of Fatherhoods. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Tierney, A.M. (2011) Dialogue: A connection of roots and branches. An enquiry into labeling discourses through the use of multi-stakeholder dialogue in disability services. Tilburg: PrismaPrint.

de Vries, S. (2011) Social support and organisation in Swedish family centres and Dutch youth and family centres: The role of professionals and organisations. Masters in education, socialisation and youth policy thesis. University of Utrecht, Netherlands.

Race, racism, culture, ethnicity, bilingualism

Afuape, T. & Kerry Oldham, S. (2022) Beyond ‘solidarity’ with Black Lives Matter: Drawing on liberation psychology and transformative justice to address institutional and community violence in young Black lives. Journal of Family Therapy, 44(1), 20– 43. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12369

Ali, A & Champion, N. (2021) More harm than good: a super-complaint on the harms caused by ‘suspicion-less’ stop and searches and inadequate scrutiny of stop and search powers. London. Criminal Justice Alliance.

Ali, F. (2020) Racism is a Mental Health Crisis. We need to support each other. Here’s how. Huffpost. July 11 2020.

Amorin‐Woods, D. (2020), Habla Mi Idioma? An Exploratory Review of Working Systemically with People from Diverse Cultures: An Australian Perspective. Aust N Z J Fam Ther. doi:10.1002/anzf.1402

Anderson, R., McKenny M., and Stevenson, H. (2019) EMBRace: Developing a Racial Socialization Intervention to Reduce Racial Stress and Enhance Racial Coping among Black Parents and AdolescentsFamily Process, 58(1), 53-67.

Anderson, R. E., & Stevenson, H. C. (2019). RECASTing racial stress and trauma: Theorizing the healing potential of racial socialization in familiesAmerican Psychologist, 74(1), 63-75. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/amp0000392

Ayo, Yvonne (2017) Ways in which the cultural identities of mixed heritage individuals are maintained in mixed ethnicity stepfamilies. DSysPsych thesis, Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust. Full text available

Baima, T., Sude, M. E. ( 2020). What White Mental Health Professionals Need to Understand About Whiteness: A Delphi StudyJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 46, 62– 80. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12385

Bhui K, et al . Interventions designed toimprove therapeutic communications between black and minority ethnic people and professionalsworking in psychiatric services: a systematic review of the evidence for their effectiveness. HealthTechnol Assess 2015; 19 (31)

Bond, S. (2003) Exclusion of black boys of African heritage in the British education system Can systemic consultations make a difference? Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Burck, C. (2004) Living in several languages: Implications for therapyJournal of Family Therapy, 26(4), pp. 314–339. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2004.00287.x.

Burton, L.M., Bonilla-Silva, E., Ray, V., Buckelew, R. and Hordge Freeman, E. (2010) Critical race theories, Colorism, and the decade’s research on families of colorJournal of Marriage and Family, 72(3), pp. 440–459. doi: 10.1111/j.1741-3737.2010.00712.x.

Cadenhead, R.A. & Fellin, L.C. (2023) Cultural reflexivity and the referral problem: A discourse analysis of three initial sessions of intercultural couple therapy. Journal of Family Therapy, 45, 348– 380. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12429

Carberry, K. & Brooks-Gordon, B. (2020), “Black Therapists – White Families, Therapists’ Perceptions of Cultural Competence in Clinical Practice”, in R. Majors, K. Carberry & T.S. Ransaw (Eds.) The International Handbook of Black Community Mental Health, Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 379-404. https://doi.org/10.1108/978-1-83909-964-920201025

Carberry, K., Lafleur, J.G. & Jean-Claude, G. (2020), “Systemic Family Therapy with Transgenerational Communities in Haiti and the Dominican Republic”, in R. Majors, K. Carberry & T.S. Ransaw (Eds.) The International Handbook of Black Community Mental Health, Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 527-555. https://doi.org/10.1108/978-1-83909-964-920201033

Collins, J. (2022) Welcome to the Motherland. An exploration into how experience is storied through generations of African Caribbean immigrants. Journal of Family Therapy, 44(1), 109– 123. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12383

Cottrell-Boyce, J. (2021) “Addressing White privilege in family therapy: A discourse analysis”. Journal of Family Therapy, 00: 1– 15. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12363

Daire, A. P., Carlson, R. G., & Pointer, A. (2023). Emancipatory approaches in couples’ intervention research. Family Process, 00, 1– 16. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12890

Das, S. (2020), Multilingual matrix: exploring the process of language switching by family therapists working with multilingual families. Journal of Family Therapy, 42: 39-53. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12249

Dwanyen, L., Holtrop, K., & Parra-Cardona, R. (2022). Reducing mental health disparities among racially and ethnically diverse populations: A review of couple and family intervention research methods (2010–2019). Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 48, 346– 365. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12573

Edge, D., Degnan, A. & Rafiq, S. (2020), “Researching African-Caribbean Mental Health in the UK: An Assets-based Approach to Developing Psychosocial Interventions for Schizophrenia and Related Psychoses”, Majors, R.Carberry, K. and Ransaw, T.S. (Ed.) The International Handbook of Black Community Mental Health, Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 455-469. https://doi.org/10.1108/978-1-83909-964-920201029

Elias-Juarez, M.A. and Knudson-Martin, C. (2016) Cultural Attunement in therapy with Mexican-Heritage couples: A grounded theory analysis of client and therapist experienceJournal of Marital and Family Therapy,  doi: 10.1111/jmft.12183.

Erolin, K. S. and Wieling, E. (2020). The Experiences of Couple/Marriage and Family Therapists of color:A Survey Analysis. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1‐ 18. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12456

Gabb, J. and Singh, R. (2014) Reflections on the challenges of understanding racial, cultural and sexual differences in couple relationship researchJournal of Family Therapy, 37(2), pp. 210–227. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.12044.

Gunaratnam, Y. (2003) Researching ‘race’ and ethnicity: Methods, knowledge and power. London: Sage Publications.

Guregard, S. (2009) Open dialogue across cultures. Therapeutic engagement with refugee families. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Hardy, K. V. (2013). Healing the hidden wounds of racial traumaReclaiming Children and Youth, 22(1), 24–28.

Hawkins, M., Johnson, D., Vargas, N., Peschio, J., Familiant, N., Ogurtsova, O., Graf, M. D. C., Perez Torres, S., Santacruz Salas, E., Mkandawire-Valhmu, L., Kako, P., Florsheim, P., Cho, Y., & Weinhardt, L. (2024). The triality of roles for the trilingual researcher: Processes from a community-engaged qualitative cross-language health study. Qualitative Research, 0(0). https://doi.org/10.1177/14687941241234276

Ruthann C. Hewett, Nadya R. Chavies, Viena M. Murillo Paredes, Shannon Carnahan, Sade M. Prithwie, and Tracy L. Robinson-Wood (2023) A Framework for Conceptualizing Black Trans Youth Suicide: Combining the Interpersonal Theory of Suicide With Intersectionality Theory. Journal of Systemic Therapies 2023 42:4, 42-59

Kelly, S., & Kellman, T. (2021). “Don’t you care about the well-being of your race?”: African American couples discuss racial differences involving criticisms of other Black people. Family Process, 00, 1– 16. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12690

Lee, A. T., Chin, P., Nambiar, A., & Hill Haskins, N. (2023). Addressing intergenerational trauma in Black families: Trauma-informed socioculturally attuned family therapy. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 1– 16. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12632

Lee, E., Tsang, A. K. T., Bogo, M., Wilson, G., Johnstone, M. and Herschman, J. (2018), Joining revisited in family therapy: discourse analysis of cross-cultural encounters between a therapist and an immigrant family. Journal of Family Therapy, 40: 148–179. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12148

McGoldrick, M., Hines, P. M., Garcia Preto, N., & Petry, S. (2021). Reflections on our efforts to help mental health agencies become more “culturally competent”. Family Process, 60, 1016– 1032. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12704

McKenzie-Mavinga, I. (2020), “Engaging with Racialized Process in Clinical Supervision: Political or Personal”, in R. Majors, K. Carberry & T.S. Ransaw (Eds.) The International Handbook of Black Community Mental Health, Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 557-568. https://doi.org/10.1108/978-1-83909-964-920201034

Mitchell, E. A., & Gordon, K. C. (2023). A special section: Recruiting and retaining couples from underrepresented backgrounds in intervention research. Family Process, 00, e12908. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12908

Nightingale, M., Jones, S.C.T., & Smith, S.D. (2019). Black American Couples’ Perceptions of the Significance of Race and Racial Conversations in Therapy: A Qualitative Study. Journal of Black Sexuality and Relationships 6(2), 37-57. doi:10.1353/bsr.2019.0020.

Pakes, K. and Roy-Chowdhury, S. (2007) Culturally sensitive therapy? Examining the practice of cross-cultural family therapyJournal of Family Therapy, 29(3), pp. 267–283. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2007.00386.x.

Persuad, Kamala Jeanette (2017) In the margins: Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic women’s narratives of recovering from an eating disorder. DSysPsych thesis, Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust. Full text available

Pfautsch, B., Ochs, M., Lim, B., & Falicov, C. Exploring local aspects for a culturally and contextually adapted family therapy training in Cambodia. Family Process.

Reynolds J.E. (2017) Addressing Racial Trauma in Therapy with Ethnic-Minority Clients. In: Lebow J., Chambers A., Breunlin D. (eds) Encyclopedia of Couple and Family Therapy. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-15877-8_931-1

Robinson, D. & Singh, R. (2020), “Forced Marriage as a Representation of a Belief System in the UK and its Psychological Impact on Well-being”,in R. Majors, K. Carberry & T.S. Ransaw (Eds.) The International Handbook of Black Community Mental Health, Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 505-525. https://doi.org/10.1108/978-1-83909-964-920201032

Rose, F.G. & Leiba, T. (2020), “Mental Health/Illness Revisited in People of African-Caribbean Heritage in Britain”, in R. Majors, K. Carberry & T.S. Ransaw (Eds.) The International Handbook of Black Community Mental Health, Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 441-454. https://doi.org/10.1108/978-1-83909-964-920201028

Roy-Chowdhury, S. & Clarke, G. (2022) Editors. Impacts of racism and systemic responses. Special Issue of Journal of Family Therapy. Vol44. 1.

Runneymede CERD report. England Civil Society Submission to the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. (2021) https://www.runnymedetrust.org/uploads/CERD/Runnymede%20CERD%20report%20v3.pdf

Sametband, I. and Strong, T. (2018), Immigrant family members negotiating preferred cultural identities in family therapy conversations: a discursive analysisJournal of Family Therapy, 40: 201–223. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12164

Samuels, G.M. (2010) Building kinship and community: Relational processes of Bicultural identity among adult Multiracial adopteesFamily Process, 49(1), pp. 26–42. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2010.01306.x.

Sercu, Lies (2023) Psychotherapy in a shared foreign language. Exploration of psychotherapists’ perceptions of multipleness in the therapeutic interaction,European Journal of Psychotherapy & Counselling,25:4,369-387,DOI: 10.1080/13642537.2023.2277435

Singh, R. (2008) The process of family talk across culture. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Solheim, C., Zaid, S. and Ballard, J. (2015) Ambiguous loss experienced by transnational Mexican immigrant familiesFamily Process, 55(2), pp. 338–353. doi: 10.1111/famp.12130.

Terol, A. K., Meadan, H., Gómez, L. R., & Magaña, S. (2024). Cultural adaptation of an intervention for caregivers of young autistic children: Community members’ perspectives. Family Process, 00, 1–20. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12999

Wallis, J. and Singh, R. (2014), Constructions and enactments of whiteness. J. Fam. Ther., 36: 39-64. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-6427.2012.00602.x

Yon, K., Malik, R., Mandin, P. and Midgley, N. (2018), Challenging core cultural beliefs and maintaining the therapeutic alliance: a qualitative studyJournal of Family Therapy, 40: 180–200. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12158

Reflexivity

Gabb, J. and Singh, R. (2014) Reflections on the challenges of understanding racial, cultural and sexual differences in couple relationship researchJournal of Family Therapy, 37(2), pp. 210–227. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.12044.

Givropoulou, D. and Tseliou, E. (2020), Developing Reflexivity through Group Processes in Psychotherapy Training: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis of Systemic Family Therapy Trainees’ ExperienceFamily Process doi:10.1111/famp.12600

Neden, J. (2012) Reflexivity Dialogues: An inquiry into how reflexivity is constructed in family therapy education. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Northumbria University Library.

Nelson, R. (2020). Questioning identities/shifting identities: the impact of researching sex and gender on a researcher’s LGBT+ identity. Qualitative Researchhttps://doi.org/10.1177/1468794120914522

Simon, G. and Chard, A. (eds.) (2014) Systemic inquiry: Innovations in Reflexive practice research. United Kingdom: Everything is Connected Press.

Wrate, R. and Forbat, L. (2008) Introducing research methods and reflexivity into family therapy trainingJournal of Family Therapy, 30(4), pp. 517–528. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2008.00434.x.

Wren, B. (2004) Editorial: Research ReflexivityClinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 9(4), pp. 475–478. doi: 10.1177/1359104504046154.

Refugees

Björn, G.J., Gustafsson, P.A., Sydsjö, G. and Berterö, C. (2013) Family therapy sessions with refugee families; a qualitative studyConflict and Health, 7(1), p. 7. doi: 10.1186/1752-1505-7-7.

Draper, A., Marcellino, E. & Ogbonnaya, C. (2022) Narrative therapy and continuing bonds enquiry with refugees and asylum seekers: Bridging the past and the future. Journal of Family Therapy, 00: 1– 15. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12401

Eltanamly, H., Leijten, P., van Rooij, F., & Overbeek, G. (2021). Parenting in times of refuge: A qualitative investigation. Family Process, 00, 1– 16. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12717

van Es, C. M., Boelen, P. A., M., te Brake, H., & Mooren, T. (2021). Family Empowerment (FAME): A feasibility trial of preventive multifamily groups for asylum seeker families in the Netherlands. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1– 18. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12539

Guregård, S. (2009) Open Dialogue Across Cultures. Establishing a Therapeutic Relationship with the Refugee Family. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library.

Guregard, S., & Seikkula, J. (2013). Establishing therapeutic dialogue with refugee familiesContemporary Family Therapy, 2, 1 – 17.

Kohli, R.K.S. (2006) The sound of silence: Listening to what unaccompanied asylum-seeking children say and do not sayBritish Journal of Social Work, 36(5), pp. 707–721. doi: 10.1093/bjsw/bch305.

Shahnavaz, S. (2014) Trauma of refugees and the impact on couple and family relationships. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Slobodin, O. and de Jong, J.T.V.M. (2015) Family interventions in traumatized immigrants and refugees: A systematic reviewTranscultural Psychiatry, 52(6), pp. 723–742. doi: 10.1177/1363461515588855.

Sveaass, N. and Reichelt, S. (2001) Engaging refugee families in therapy: Exploring the benefits of including referring professionals in First family InterviewsFamily Process, 40(1), pp. 95–114. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2001.4010100095.x.

Woodcock, J. (2007) The Effects of Trauma Work on Psychotherapists, and their Need for Supervision. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Resilience

Collette, A & Ungar, M. (2020) Resilience of individuals, families, communities and environments: Mutually dependent protective processes and complex systems. in M. Ochs, M. Borsca & J. Schweitzer (eds) Systemic Research in Individual, Couple and Family Therapy and Counseling. Springer.

Ungar, M. & Theron, L. (2019) Resilience and mental health: how multisystemic processes contribute to positive outcomes. Lancet Psychiatry 2020 May;7(5):441-448. doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(19)30434-1. Epub 2019 Dec 2.

Ungar, M. (2018). Systemic resilience: principles and processes for a science of change in contexts of adversityEcology and Society 23(4):34.
https://doi.org/10.5751/ES-10385-230434

Ungar, M. (2016). Varied patterns of family resilience in challenging contexts. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 42, 19– 31. doi: 10.1111/jmft.12124

Ungar, M. (2011). The social ecology of resilience: Addressing contextual and cultural ambiguity of a nascent construct. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 81, 1–17.

Ungar, M. (2008). Resilience across cultures. British Journal of Social Work, 38, 218–235.

Self-harm

Butler, C., Joiner, R., Bradley, R., Bowles, M., Bowes, A., Russell, C., & Roberts, V. (2019). https://researchportal.bath.ac.uk/en/publications/self-harm-prevalence-and-ideation-in-a-community-sample-of-cis-trSelf-harm prevalence and ideation in a community sample of cis, trans and other youth. International Journal of Transgenderism20(4), 447-458. https://doi.org/10.1080/15532739.2019.1614130

Haque, R. (2012) An evaluation of a school-based intervention with Bangladeshi girls who self-harm. Doctoral thesis.

Separation and divorce

Amato, P.R. (2010) Research on divorce: Continuing trends and new developmentsJournal of Marriage and Family, 72(3), pp. 650–666. doi: 10.1111/j.1741-3737.2010.00723.x.

Gahan, L. (2019) Separation and post-separation parenting within lesbian and gay co-parenting (guild parented) familiesAustralia and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. 40(1) pp. 98-113

Mooney, A., Oliver, C. and Smith, M. (2009) Impact of Family Breakdown on Children’s Well-Being: Evidence Review. Thomas Coram Research Unit: Institute of Education, University of London.

Sexual orientation

Diamond, G.M. and Shpigel, M.S. (2014) Attachment-based family therapy for lesbian and gay young adults and their persistently nonaccepting parentsProfessional Psychology: Research and Practice, 45(4), pp. 258–268. doi: 10.1037/a0035394.

Gonzalez, K.A., Rostosky, S.S., Odom, R.D. and Riggle, E.D.B. (2012) The positive aspects of being the parent of an LGBTQ childFamily Process, 52(2), pp. 325–337. doi: 10.1111/famp.12009.

Hartwell, E.E., Serovich, J.M., Grafsky, E.L. and Kerr, Z.Y. (2012) Coming out of the dark: Content analysis of articles pertaining to gay, Lesbian, and bisexual issues in couple and family therapy journalsJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38, pp. 227–243. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2011.00274.x.

Istar Lev, A. (2010) How queer!-the development of gender identity and sexual orientation in LGBTQ-Headed familiesFamily Process, 49(3), pp. 268–290. doi: 10.1111/j.1545-5300.2010.01323.x.

Knoble, N.B. and Linville, D. (2010) Outness and relationship satisfaction in same-gender couplesJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38(2), pp. 330–339. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2010.00206.x.

Malley, M. and Tasker, F. (2004) Significant and other: Systemic family therapists on lesbians and gay menJournal of Family Therapy, 26(2), pp. 193–212. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2004.00278.x.

Perlesz, A., Brown, R., Lindsay, J., McNair, R., de Vaus, D. and Pitts, M. (2006) Family in transition: Parents, children and grandparents in lesbian families give meaning to “doing family”Journal of Family Therapy, 28(2), pp. 175–199. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2006.00345.x.

Smart, C. (2007) Same sex couples and marriage: Negotiating relational landscapes with families and friendsThe Sociological Review, 55(4), pp. 671–686. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-954x.2007.00747.x.

Tawodzera, C.A. (2007) Study of women’s experiences of their own sexual identity development. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Sexuality / working with sexual issues

Hertlein, K.M., Weeks, G.R. and Gambescia, N. (eds.) (2015) Systemic sex therapy. London, United Kingdom: Routledge.

Markovic, D. (2007) Systemic Therapists’ Resources for Dealing with Sexual Issues in Clinical Work. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Markovic, D. (2007) Working with sexual issues in systemic therapyAustralian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 28(04), pp. 200–209. doi: 10.1375/anft.28.4.200.

Markovic, D. (2014) Systemic Family Therapists’ Narratives on Sexual Attraction in their Clinical Practice. A Narrative Analysis, in Luca, M. (ed.) Sexual attraction in therapy: Clinical perspectives on moving beyond the taboo – A guide for training and practice. Malden, MA: John Wiley & Sons.

Social justice

Afuape, T. (2020), Radical systemic intervention that goes to the root: working alongside inner‐city school children, linking trauma with oppression and consciousness with action. Journal of Family Therapy. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12304

Ali, A & Champion, N. (2021) More harm than good: a super-complaint on the harms caused by ‘suspicion-less’ stop and searches and inadequate scrutiny of stop and search powers. London. Criminal Justice Alliance.

D’Arrigo‐Patrick, J., Hoff, C., Knudson‐Martin, C. and Tuttle, A. (2017), Navigating Critical Theory and Postmodernism: Social Justice and Therapist Power in Family TherapyFamily Process, 56: 574-588. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12236

Dwanyen, L., Holtrop, K., & Parra-Cardona, R. (2022). Reducing mental health disparities among racially and ethnically diverse populations: A review of couple and family intervention research methods (2010–2019). Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 48, 346– 365. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12573

Fraenkel, P. (2020). Collaborative family program development: Research methods that investigate and foster resilience and engagement in marginalised communities. in Ochs, M., Borcsa, M. & Schweitzer, J. (2020) Systemic Research in Individual, Couple and Family Therapy and Counseling. Springer.

Giacaman, R. (2018) Reframing public health in wartime: From the biomedical model to the ‘wounds inside’. Journal of Palestinian Studies, 47(2) pp 9-27.

Helbich, M & Jabr, S. (2022) A call for social justice and a human rights approach with regard to mental health in the occupied Palestinian Territories. Health and Human Rights Journal.

Reynolds, V. (2020) Trauma and resistance: ‘hang time’ and other innovative responses to oppression, violence and suffering. Journal of Family Therapy.

Reynolds, V., “Bahman”, Hammoud-Beckett, S., Sanders, C.J. & Haworth, G. (2014) Poetic Resistance: Bahman’s resistance to torture and political vioilence. The International Journal of Narrative Therapy and Community Work. No 2. 1-15.

Reynolds, V. (2010) Doing justice as a path to sustainability in community work. Doctoral thesis. Taos Institute & Tilburg University.

Salter, L. (2017) Research as resistance and solidarity: ‘spinning transformative yarns’ – a narrative inquiry with women going on from abuse and oppressionJournal of Family Therapy. 39. 3: 366-385

Watson, M. (2019). Social Justice and Race in the United States: Key Issues and Challenges for Couple and Family TherapyFamily Process, 58(1), 23-33.

McGoldrick, M., Hines, P. M., Garcia Preto, N., & Petry, S. (2021). Reflections on our efforts to help mental health agencies become more “culturally competent”. Family Process, 60, 1016– 1032. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12704

Spirituality and religion

Balmer, T. D., Van Asselt, K. W., Walker, C. and Kennedy, B. R. (2012) A phenomenological study of spiritual values in secular‐based marriage and family therapists. Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health, 14(4): 242– 258. https://doi.org/10.1080/19349637.2012.730466

Carlson, T., McGeorge, C. and Toomey, R. (2014) Establishing the validity of the spirituality in clinical training scale: measuring the level of integration of spirituality and religion in family therapy training. Contemporary Family Therapy: An International Journal, 36(2): 310– 325. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10591‐013‐9278‐y

Carlson, T., McGeorge, C. and Anderson, A. (2011) The Importance of spirituality in couple and family therapy: a comparative study of therapists’ and educators’ beliefs. Contemporary Family Therapy: An International Journal, 33(1): 3– 16. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10591‐010‐9136‐0

Erickson, M.J., Hecker, L., Kirkpatrick, D., Killmer, M. and James, E. (2002) Clients’ perceptions of marriage and family therapists addressing the religious and spiritual aspects of clients’ livesJournal of Family Psychotherapy, 13(1-2), pp. 109–125. doi: 10.1300/j085v13n01_06.

Holmberg, Å., Jensen, P. and Vetere, A. (2021), Spirituality – a forgotten dimension? Developing spiritual literacy in family therapy practice. Journal of Family Therapy, 43: 78-95

Holmberg, Å., Jensen, P. and Vetere, A. (2020), Spirituality – a forgotten dimension? Developing spiritual literacy in family therapy practiceJournal of Family Therapy. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12298

Holmberg, Å., Jensen, P. and Ulland, D (2017) To make room or not to make room: clients’ narratives about exclusion and inclusion of spirituality in family therapy practice. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 38(1): 15– 26. https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1198

Khan, N. (2021) A qualitative exploration of systemic training and practice for Muslim community leaders as part of an innovative project in an inner-city area. Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1– 18. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12378

McNeil, S., Pavkov, T., Hecker, L. and Killmer, J. (2012) Marriage and family therapy graduate students’ satisfaction with training regarding religion and spirituality. Contemporary Family Therapy: An International Journal, 34(4): 468– 480. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10591‐012‐9205‐7

Prest, L.A., Russel, R. and D’Souza, H. (1999) Spirituality and religion in training, practice and personal developmentJournal of Family Therapy, 21(1), pp. 60–77. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.00104.

Step-families

Leake, V.S. (2007) Personal, familial, and systemic factors associated with family belonging for stepfamily adolescentsJournal of Divorce & Remarriage, 47(1-2), pp. 135–155. doi: 10.1300/j087v47n01_08.

Sanassy, V. (2012) What are stepfathers’ experiences of their position/role within the family? Masters thesis. Tavistock and University of East London.

Sanner, C., Ganong, L., Coleman, M., & Berkley, S. (2022). Effective parenting in stepfamilies: Empirical evidence of what works. Family Relations, 1– 16. https://doi.org/10.1111/fare.12703

Stratton, P. (2003) Causal attributions during therapy II: Reconstituted families and parental blamingJournal of Family Therapy, 25(2), pp. 161–180. doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.00242.

Substance abuse

Esteban, J., Suárez-Relinque, C., & Jiménez, T. I. (2022). Effects of family therapy for substance abuse: A systematic review of recent research. Family Process, 00, 1– 25. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12841

Hogue, A., Schumm, J. A., MacLean, A., & Bobek, M. (2021). Couple and family therapy for substance use disorders: Evidence-based update 2010–2019. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1– 26. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12546

Supervision and training

Anderson, S.A., Schlossberg, M. and Rigazio-DiGilio, S. (2000) Family therapy trainees’ evaluations of their best and worst supervision experiencesJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 26(1), pp. 79–91. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2000.tb00278.x.

Ayo, Y. (2010) Addressing issues of race and culture in supervision, in Burck, C. and Daniel, G. (eds.) Mirrors and reflections: Processes of systemic supervision. London: Karnac Books.

Bartle-Haring, S., Silverthorn, B.C., Meyer, K. and Toviessi, P. (2009) Does live supervision make a difference? A multilevel analysisJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 35(4), pp. 406–414. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2009.00124.x.

Bostock, L., Patrizo, L., Godfrey, T. & Forrester, D. (2022) Why does systemic supervision support practitioners’ practice more effectively with children and families? Children and Youth Services Review, 142, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2022.106652

Butler, C., Rivett, M., Hallack, Z. and Harris, M. (2021), Systemic supervision, the last frontier: Towards a scale that measures systemic supervision. Journal of Family Therapy. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12342

Givropoulou, D. & Tseliou, E. (2017) Moving Between Dialogic Reflexive Processes In Systemic Family Therapy Training: An Interpretative Phenomenological Study of Trainees’ Experience. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy. Version of Record online: 12 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/jmft.12237

Hameed, M., McIntosh, J., McLean, S., Vuong, A., Welsh, E. & O’Hanlon, B. (2023) Workforce training in family therapy and systemic practices: An evaluation framework and case study. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1– 13. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1002/anzf.1536

Khan, N. (2021) A qualitative exploration of systemic training and practice for Muslim community leaders as part of an innovative project in an inner-city area. Journal of Family Therapy, 00, 1– 18. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12378

McCandless, R. (2008) Developing Reflexive Abilities in Systemic Training: The Experience of Supervisors. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

McKenzie-Mavinga, I. (2020), “Engaging with Racialized Process in Clinical Supervision: Political or Personal”, in R. Majors, K. Carberry & T.S. Ransaw (Eds.) The International Handbook of Black Community Mental Health, Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 557-568. https://doi.org/10.1108/978-1-83909-964-920201034

Mosley, M. A., Parker, M. L., & Call, T (2022) MFT supervision in the era of telehealth: Attachment, tasks, and ethical considerations. Journal of Family Therapy, 44: 224– 238. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12352

Murphy, M.J. and Wright, D.W. (2005) Supervisees’ perspectives of power use in supervisionJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 31(3), pp. 283–295. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2005.tb01569.x

Nanouri K, Tseliou E, Abakoumkin G, Bozatzis N. ‘Who decided this?’: Negotiating epistemic and deontic authority in systemic family therapy training. Discourse Studies. January 2022. doi:10.1177/14614456211037450

Northey, W. F., Gehart, D. R. ( 2020). The Condensed MFT Core Competencies: A Streamlined Approach for Measuring Student and Supervisee Learning Using the MFT Core CompetenciesJournal of Marital and Family Therapy, 46, 42– 61. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12386

Parker, C., Smithson, J., Limond, J., Sherbersky, H. and Butler, C. (2021), Student and supervisor experiences of the Systemic Practice Scale (SPS): a discourse analysis. Journal of Family Therapyhttps://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12318

Stratton, P., Reibstein, J., Lask, J., Singh, R. and Asen, E. (2011) Competences and occupational standards for systemic family and couples therapyJournal of Family Therapy, 33(2), pp. 123–143. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6427.2011.00544.x.

Weeks, M. (2009) An Exploration of Gender within Systemic Supervision. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Woodcock, J. (2007) The Effects of Trauma Work on Psychotherapists, and their Need for Supervision. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.

Ziminski, J. (2010) Competition, cosiness, collaboration? Peer relationships in family therapy teams, in Burck, C. and Daniel, G. (eds.) Mirrors and reflections: Processes of systemic supervision. London: Karnac Books, .

Therapeutic alliance and therapeutic relationship

Alvarez, I., Herrero, M., Martínez-Pampliega, A. and Escudero, V. (2021), Measuring Perceptions of the Therapeutic Alliance in Individual, Family, and Group Therapy from a Systemic Perspective: Structural Validity of the SOFTA-s. Fam. Proc.. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12565

Escudero, V., Friedlander, M. L., Kivlighan, D. M., Abascal, A., & Orlowski, E. (2021). Toward a broader understanding of split alliances in family therapy: Adding the therapist to the mix. Family Process, 00, 1– 16. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12718

Escudero, V., Friedlander, M.L., Varela, N. and Abascal, A. (2008), Observing the therapeutic alliance in family therapy: associations with participants’ perceptions and therapeutic outcomes. Journal of Family Therapy, 30: 194-214. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-6427.2008.00425.x

Norcross, J.C. & Lambert M.J. (2018) Psychotherapy relationships that work. III. Psychotherapy. Vol 55.No 4: pp 303-315

Rober, P., Van Tricht, K. and Sundet, R. (2021), ‘One step up, but not there yet’: using client feedback to optimise the therapeutic alliance in family therapy. Journal of Family Therapy, 43: 46-63. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12292

Sundet, R. (2017) Feedback as a means to enhance client-therapist interaction in therapy. In T. Tilden and B. Wampold (eds.) Routing outcome monitoring in couple and family therapy (pp. 121–142). Cham (Switzerland): Springer.

Therapist experiences

Deslypere, E. and Rober, P. (2020), Family Secrecy in Family Therapy Practice: An Explorative Focus Group StudyFamily Process, 59: 52-65. doi:10.1111/famp.12409

Erolin, K. S. and Wieling, E. (2020). The Experiences of Couple/Marriage and Family Therapists of color:A Survey Analysis. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1‐ 18. doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12456

Hurst, A. (2008) To disclose or not to disclose: that is the systemic therapist’s question. A framework for therapist self-disclosure in systemic psychotherapy. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Jensen, P. (2007) Personal professional development in the training of family therapists. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Tavistock Library. [contact]

Schubert, S., Rhodes, P. and Buus, N. (2020), Transformation of professional identity: an exploration of psychologists and psychiatrists implementing Open DialogueJournal of Family Therapy. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12289

Trauma

Afuape, T. (2020), Radical systemic intervention that goes to the root: working alongside inner‐city school children, linking trauma with oppression and consciousness with action. Journal of Family Therapy. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12304

Boyer, W. (2019) ‘Trauma-Focused Family Therapy With Children and Their Families’, The Family Journal, 27(2), pp. 175–182. doi: 10.1177/1066480719832503.

Cobbett, S. (2022) Systemic and family therapy with socially disadvantaged children and young people with complex trauma. Journal of Family Therapy, 44: 205– 223. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-6427.12353

Goldsmith, R.E., Martin, C.G. and Smith, C.P. (2014) Systemic traumaJournal of Trauma & Dissociation, 15(2), pp. 117–132. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2014.871666.

Haene, L., Adriaenssens, P., Deruddere, N., & Rober, P. (2020). Trauma Narration in Family Therapy with Refugees: Working between Silence and Story in Supporting a Meaningful Engagement with Family Trauma History. In L. De Haene & C. Rousseau (Eds.), Working with Refugee Families: Trauma and Exile in Family Relationships (pp. 148-171). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Doi:10.1017/9781108602105.011

Hernández, P., Engstrom, D. and Gangsei, D. (2010) Exploring the impact of trauma on therapists: Vicarious resilience and related concepts in trainingJournal of Systemic Therapies, 29(1), pp. 67–83. doi: 10.1521/jsyt.2010.29.1.67.

McWey, L. M. (2021). Systemic interventions for traumatic event exposure: A 2010–2019 decade review. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 00, 1– 27. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12547

Smith, G. (2012) Working with trauma: A systemic approach. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Ungar, M. 2018. Systemic resilience: principles and processes for a science of change in contexts of adversityEcology and Society 23(4):34.  https://doi.org/10.5751/ES-10385-230434

Ungar, M. (2010), Families as Navigators and Negotiators: Facilitating Culturally and Contextually Specific Expressions of Resilience. Family Process, 49: 421-435. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1545-5300.2010.01331.x

Woodcock, J. (2007) The Effects of Trauma Work on Psychotherapists, and their Need for Supervision. Systemic psychotherapy doctoral thesis. Birkbeck College (University of London) Library & Institute of Family Therapy Library.