Journal of Systemic Therapies

Editor: Jim Duvall, MEd
JST Institute, Galveston Island, TX

ISSN: 11954396
Volume 43, 2024
Issues Per Year: 4
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An excellent resource, this practice-oriented journal presents innovative ideas and approaches for working with children, youth, families and communities. Seeking to inform and extend theory, Journal of Systemic Therapies explores the latest research and practices in such competency-oriented approaches as brief therapies, solution-focused therapy, collaborative dialogical therapies, and narrative therapy. This journal is a solid teaching source, accessibly written with an emphasis on practices that are situated within social justice principles. Topics addressed in recent issues include:
  • Narrative Supervision as a Social Justice Practice
  • Narrative Practices and Sandplay: Practice-Based Stories of Collaboration With People Seeking Asylum Held in Mandatory Detention
  • The Role of Resilience and Resilience Theory in Solution-Focused Practice
As well as reader-friendly articles, the journal offers cutting edge interviews with pioneers in the field. Special issues include important topics, such as; Single-Session Therapy, Reclaiming and Revitalizing Collaborative Practices and Being Change Agents in a Time of Change.