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Certificate Course – Introduction to Family Therapy Level 1

Continuing Professional Education in Family Therapy Series (CPEFT)

Family Dynamics is a Centre providing private individual, marriage and family therapy services and is committed to promote the development of happy and healthy families in Hong Kong.

The Certificate Course on ‘Introduction to Family Therapy-Level 1’ organized by Family Dynamics aims at –

  1. introducing knowledge in systemic perspective and its applications;
  2. enhancing the competency of helping professionals in their areas of practice; and
  3. facilitating effective intervention in personal growth, marital and family relationship, and mental health issues. 

The course will consist of two parts covering theory, conceptual framework, and applications of family therapy with case illustrations where applicable.

Course Outline – Part I

  1. Development of Family Therapy
  2. Working Concepts in Family Therapy (I)
  3. Working Concepts in Family Therapy (II)
  4. Family Assessment – From Symptoms to Systems

Course Outline – Part II

  • Application and systems collaboration
  1. Couple Relationships
  2. Child and Adolescent Behavioral and Mental Health Problems
  3. Parenting Issues
  4. Family with Mental Illnesses

Course Duration (Part I – 12 hours; Part II – 12 hours)

Part I
 Date: 26 May; 2, 9, 16 June 2021
 Time: 7:00 – 10:00pm
Part II
 Date: 7, 14, 21, 28 July 2021
 Time: 7:00 – 10:00pm

Venue: Family Dynamics Center or ZOOM Class (depending on the COVID situation)

Course Instructor:

Medium of Instruction: Cantonese, supplemented by English

**Promotion: 2 Person Discounts**
Each of you could enjoy an early bird price if you and your friend enrol together on or before 14 May!


Clinal Supervision For Individual, Couple and Family Counselling

Clinal Supervision

For Individual, Couple and Family Counselling


Family is the cornerstone for fostering individual’s personal growth and development of interpersonal relationship. It nevertheless plays an important role in individual emotional issues, mental health problems, conflict between couples, difficulties in parenting, dissatisfaction within a family etc. By exploring family relationships, family members are able to recognise their strengths and resources in resolving these issues.

The Marriage and Family Therapy Supervision as provided by Family Dynamics could help social workers and counselling professionals to use different perspectives and the family systemic lens to understand client’s issue through examining their predisposing, precipitating and perpetuating factors. Through adopting various schools of family therapy and practical skills, the supervision service aims to enhance the effectiveness of using family therapy, in turn facilitates client’s motivation to progress and change.

SUPERVISOR (Click to see their profile)


Individual: $700/hour
Group: $800/2hours (2-4 people)


  1. Trainees are welcomed to bring their own cases to supervision. Clinical cases can be provided if needed.
  2. Applicants should bring along audio or video recordings of cases during supervision sessions for discussions.
  3. Supervisors and applicants (for individual or group) are to discuss among themselves the duration and frequency of supervision sessions.


  1. Please call 2468 1261;
  2. WhatsApp 55076199 (
  3. Email at or
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42 contact hours

Research suggests that Play Therapy is an effective mental health therapeutic approach that works best when significant others are actively involved in the treatment process. In this course, mental health practitioners would be equipped with the essential knowledge, principles of theories, skills, and approaches which strengthen clients’ self and the system around him/her.

Day 1: Therapeutic power of Play Therapy
Day 2: Making sense of Child Development Theories to Play Therapy
Day 3: Principles and skills of Child-Centred Play Therapy (CCPT)
Day 4: Creative application of CCPT for promoting self-regulation and strengthening self
Day 5: Play-based assessment and case conceptualization in Play Therapy
Day 6: Play Therapy Dimensions Model for integrative practices

Date: 1/10(Thr), 2/10(Fri), 4/10(Sun), 11/10(Sun), 17/10(Sat), 18/10(Sun)
Time: 9:30am-5:30pm (7 contact hours)

TRAINER: Ms. Yuen Ka Wah, Clara

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