Communication/Interaction Family therapy grew primarily out of research conducted at the _____________ (MRI) in Palo Alto in the _________ by Don ___________, Virginia Satir, Jules __________, Jay Haley, and others.
- Mental Research Institute
Assumption 1: People are always ___________, even when they're doing nothing.
Assumption 2: All communication has a _________ function and a _________ function. The _________ function is the content (informational) aspect; the ________ function is often conveyed nonverbally and makes a statement about the relationship between the communicators. Problems arise when these two functions are __________.
Assumption 3: ______________ communications reflect equality between communicators but may escalate to one-upsmanship; ______________ communications reflect inequality and maximize differences between communicators (i.e., there are dominant and submissive roles).
Symptoms are regarded as both a ________ and ________ of __________ communication patterns.
The primary goal of Communication/Interaction Family Therapy is to alter the ______________ that are maintaining the present system. This is accomplished by using _________ and ____________ interventions.