How do families operate?
The assignment is to be completed BEFORE the synchronous session. Please answer the following questions in a 3-4 paragraph essay:

How do families operate? How do they develop?

What is the difference between healthy and dysfunctional families?

What is the relationship between a family member’s symptoms and the family’s operation?

How can families change the way they operate?

Why do families sometimes resist taking obvious steps toward improvement?

What should be a therapist’s role in treating a family?