“Man created the environmental crisis by being the kind of creature he is.” –Murray Bowen
“The environment is part of man. Change will require a change in the basic nature of man, and man’s track record for that kind of change has not been good.” –Murray Bowen
“He might modify his future course if he can gain some control over his reaction to anxiety and his instinctual emotional re-activeness and begin taking constructive action based on his fund of knowledge and on logical thinking.” –Murray Bowen
Food for Thought
Bowen’s Family Systems Theory Today
Bowen theory clinicians and educators share some insights on how Bowen’s Family Systems Theory has continued to impact the field of mental health for decades, not only in marriage and family therapy, but reaching into other mental health fields, and how it influences current theory, teaching, and interventions.
Held in Hong Kong May 17-19, 2018, the theme is “Systems Thinking in Daily Life: Bowen Theory in Families, Organizations and Communities.“ Please, join us.