The Western Pennsylvania Family Center (WPFC) is a non-profit educational and training organization [501(c)(3)], founded in September, 1985 for the purpose of advancing Bowen family systems theory with it’s emphasis on responsible individual functioning in the context of personal and professional relationships. Bowen theory is taught in workshops, lectures, and conferences, in formal training/ and education, and in coaching and consultation services for individuals, groups, and organizations.
March 25, 2017 – “Returning to the Concept of Societal Regression”, Second Lecture in the Lecture Series on Bowen Theory, presented by Dan Papero, ACSW, PhD; Site: Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, Long Hall Classroom 104. (Campus Map)
ANNOUNCING A NEW COURSE: “Thinking Theory: Peer Discussion/Consultation Group.” Organized by Dr. Cynthia Larkby, these quarterly 4 hour seminar meetings are for students who have completed a post-graduate course in the study of Bowen family systems theory and have five years of post study experience.
WPFC Course and Event Fees have been increased a minimum of 10% beginning with the 2016-2017 academic year. This is the first increase in more than 5 years.
Please check out the BLOG by student Martha Markoff
Cancellation Policy for On-Line Registration: Cancellations must be done in writing. Cancellations received no less than one week prior to the program date will receive a refund of the program fee minus a 20% administrative fee. There will be no refunds for cancellation requests within one week of the program. If the program is cancelled by WPFC, every registrant will receive a full refund.