Information for Commissioners

AFT's Information for Commissioners offers a concise overview of Systemic Family Therapy and its evidence base, to inform and support Commissioners in delivering high-quality, effective and safe services.

Systemic Family Therapy has proven effectiveness in; 

improving outcomes

preventing distress and difficulties escalating into crisis

promoting mental health and recovery

developing individual resilience and family strengths

improving risk assessment and intervention

involving families and carers in care and service planning

increasing staff skills in working in partnership with families

reducing relapse and readmission