Intro to Bowen Theory

Lunch & Learn Series – Fall 2024

Intro To Bowen Theory

Join us for a 6-week Lunch and Learn series focused on the fundamental concepts of Bowen theory. This series aims to introduce participants to Bowen theory, offering opportunities to explore how systems thinking can be applied in both personal and professional contexts.

Course Details:

Dates: October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, November 7 (Thursdays)
Time: 12-1pm
Location: Online, via Zoom
Fee: $180.00

Class size is limited to 12 participants. If you may qualify for a lower fee for this course, please email

Katherin White is the Executive Director of Living Systems Counselling. She is a Registered Marriage and Family Therapist and a Registered Clinical Counsellor in BC. She has been working clinically with individuals, couples, and families for over 20 years in the USA, Australia, and Canada. Katherine has been practicing using Bowen Family Systems Theory since 2010 and believes it provides an important foundation for thinking through events and relationships both with clients and in her own life.

Maybo Lui is a Registered Clinical Counsellor who has been studying and applying Bowen Family Systems Theory for close to 10 years. She runs a small private practice called Couples On The Road that specializes in couples therapy and is a faculty member of Living Systems Counselling.

Learning Objectives:

  • To provide a general overview of the basic concepts of the Bowen theory
  • To enhance awareness and application of systems thinking in relationships and every day life

Topics to be covered:

  • Systems Thinking & Anxiety
  • Triangles
  • Nuclear Family Emotional System
  • Family Diagram & Multigenerational System
  • Sibling Position
  • Differentiation of Self

Who is this Lunch & Learn series for:

Anyone who is interested in Bowen Theory but have little or no prior knowledge of it.


Anyone who is interested in gaining a basic understanding of Bowen Theory is welcomed to sign-up.

Register today!

CLICK HERE to register on our Eventbrite page.

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Have a Question?

For more information: contact

Living Systems Counselling is a registered society, charity# 107784308RR001. We are a leading provider of counselling, training, education, and research-based on Bowen family systems theory. We offer counselling for family, couples, addiction, mental health issues. 9 locations in the Vancouver Lower Mainland. We thank the BC Gaming Commission, District of North Vancouver, City of North Vancouver, Individual donors and our members for their support.

209-1500 Marine Drive, North Vancouver, BC, V7P 1T7

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