Basic Certificate Course in Family Therapy
Family therapy is an important development in the field of relationship science. Current research has
shown that it is a particularly effective approach in working with child and adolescent problems, trans-
generational conflicts and a range of mental health problems including depression and eating disorders.
This course is designed for human service professionals who are interested in gaining more knowledge in systemic perspective and its application to various professional fields. Using video segments of actual family interviews, the course will cover the theoretical bases, conceptual framework, and skills in marriage and
The use of the 4-step map in a family interview
Family Therapy with children/ adolescents/ couple
Sex and Family
Children in Divorce Families
Working with Trans-generational Families
Process of Family Therapy
Certificate of Completion:
Participants with at least 80% attendance will receive a certificate issued by AAFT upon course completion.
8 sessions, beginning October 7, 2022 (Fridays | 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm)
Live Case Demonstration:
TWO live case demonstration sessions led by Wai-Yung Lee, Ph.D.
(Saturdays | 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm)
Asian Academy of Family Therapy, No. 4 Pottinger Street, Central
*October 7, 14, 21, 28; November 4, 11, 18, 25
**Continuing education points may be awarded for members of the HKPS, HKAM, SWRB, and OT Board
(subject to the approval of relevant bodies)**