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Unformatted text preview: direct communication, or can be applied as a messenger to convey the communication to the main party. According to this theory, it can be as a tool used in therapy as follows: A third party is recruited to reduce anxiety and stabilize a couples relationship. Underlying conflict not addressed & worsens. Once the 3rd person is determined the balance accomplished is off again. Effect in one part of family system impacts the whole system. Therapist must be highly distinguished so as not to become caught up in triangulation with couple....
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- Spring '11