This chapter, co-authored with Dr. Jamie McHale, is a review of the development of Family Systems Theory for the 2008 edition of the Handbook of Clinical Psychology (published by John Wiley & Sons). This chapter goes through a review of the development of this field and provides a case example, looking at a high conflict divorce transition from a Structural/Family Systems model.
An excerpt of this chapter, Family Systems, is available in PDF format by clicking this link.
Handbook of Clinical Psychology, Volume 2
Edited by Hersen and Gross., 2008, Wiley publishers
Chapter 7, Family Systems
by James P. McHale & Matthew Sullivan