Cognitive Behavior Family Therapy: Review Article

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tonsai kaewsawang
Pongsakorn Rungwittayanuwat


The family is the smallest primary unit in human social systems. Humans live each day in the family from birth until the end of human life but we didn’t know or understand the family well enough. Some people may have a happy family life. Family members have love and understanding for each Other people may live in the family excruciatingly. There are numerous conflicts in the family. “What is the cause of such differences?”. Under family relationships, is there a complex mechanism? Or is it just a conflict within a person's mind.  Nowadays, Family psychotherapy and family counseling are one of the main components of mental health work. Family psychotherapy and family counseling can be work under many theories. Cognitive Behavior Family Therapy (CBFT) is empirical evidence-base practice that be highly effective and accepted. This is aimed to present knowledge about cognitive behavior theoretical framework and structure of the treatment process. The author expected that this article will be part of driving psychologists to working under cognitive Behavior Family Therapy more accurately and helping readers to recognize and realize family values


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