CPD: A Systemic Model of Practice

This workshop will share Hugh Palmer’s ‘Fourfold Vision’ model of practice that is based upon the principles that humanist, scientist, artist and theoretician are all needed to form a unity of healing.

This approach has been recently published in Imelda McCarthy & Gail Simon’s book, Systemic Therapy as Transformative Practice, and this workshop will provide opportunities to explore Hugh’s model with him.

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Delivered by: Hugh Palmer

Hugh Palmer

Hugh Palmer is an experienced trainer and systemic practitioner. He is a qualified family therapist, nurse (RGN & RMN) and teacher (Cert. Ed).

He was a lecturer in higher education for many years, having worked in two Universities in the UK (Hull and Leeds) and also taught in New Zealand. He has extensive experience working within the NHS in various capacities, most recently as a Senior Family Therapist. He maintains a small private practice providing psychotherapy, supervision and training.

He has a keen interest in working and thinking  about systemic practice that includes thinking about his own, inner responses in the room.

Recent publications include:

Palmer, H. (2016). Fourfold Vision and cybernetic unity: Therapist as scientist, theorist, humanist and artist. In “Systemic Therapy as Transformative Practice”  Edited by Gail Simon & Imelda McCarthy. Everything is Connected Press.

Palmer, H. (2014). Steps towards fourfold vision: From the myth of power to a cybernetic unity of healing. Context, Warrington: AFT.


University Centre Doncaster, The Hub, Chappell Drive, Doncaster, DN1 2RF

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