Family Therapy Program

The Family Therapy Program helps families understand each other’s needs and find better ways to work together.

What happens in this program?

The Family Therapy team uses evidence-based, trauma-informed approaches, including:

  • Techniques to work on thoughts and actions.
  • Emotion-focused therapy helps couples improve their relationships.
  • Education to help families better understand mental health challenges.
  • Involving families in the process of change.

Who is this program for?

This program is for families with complicated dynamics and at least one child under 18 years old who has been diagnosed with a mental health disorder. The family must be living in the Edmonton area or Central or Northern Alberta.

​How do I access this program?

Referrals must be made by a health professional, such as a physician or therapist, through Alberta Health Services intake at 825-402-6799.

To access programs you must go through our intake process.

For A Child In Immediate Crisis

If your child is in physical danger or is at risk of harming themselves or someone else, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency department.

If your child is in crisis, dial the Edmonton crisis lines at 780-482-4357 or 780-342-7777 for immediate assistance.