VCFS Mission

To strengthen families in our region through the education and training of professionals, leaders, and family members in Bowen Family Systems Theory.

VCFS Objectives

To deepen understanding of Bowen Family Systems Theory and Psychotherapy through cross-disciplinary studies, individual research and formal presentation of ideas.

To expand knowledge of Bowen Family Systems Theory and Psychotherapy through the creation of public forums such as clinical conferences, symposia, and specially created classes.

To enrich the ability to "think systems" by cultivating relationships with, and arranging lectures by, other systems thinkers in academia, religious settings, and in the public and private sector business communities.