University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Systemic Family Therapy

This programme aims to provide students with an in-depth, specialist knowledge of techniques relevant to professional practice as a systemic family therapists. Students acquire a deeper understanding of the techniques applied to, and the reflexive relationships between, theory and practice in systemic family therapy. In addition, students have the opportunity to work with client preferences and strengths (individuals and groups of people/families) who hold different perspectives and may be drawn to different actions.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a professional qualification in mental health (some exceptions may be made on the basis of experience); be working in an appropriate NHS or voluntary organisation related to mental health; have regular therapeutic contact with clients, and have passed an intermediate course in family therapy or equivalent. You will require an IELTS 7.0 with at least 6.5 in all components if English is not your 1st language.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Leeds Institute of Health Sciences
Telephone number: 
0113 343 0806