Medical Family Therapy



Susan McDaniel, Ph.D., coauthor (with William Doherty and Jeri Hepworth), Medical Family Therapy and Integrated Care (2nd Edition)
Dr. McDaniel, is the Dr. Laurie Sands Distinguished Professor of Families & Health, the director of the Institute for the Family in the Department of Psychiatry, associate chair of the Department of Family Medicine, and the director of the Patient- and Family-Centered Care Physician Coaching Program at the University of Rochester Medical Center.
– A definition of Medical Family Therapy
– How Medical Family Therapy is relevant to healthcare reform
– Activities of a medical family psychotherapist within a health care setting
– How one can be in independent practice and practice medical family therapy
– Two challenges in doing this type of work