Jenny Brown


Jenny Brown is the author of the book Growing Yourself Up (published 2012 in Australia, 2015 in the USA); that applies Murray Bowen’s family systems theory to life and relationships with a personal and accessible style . She has a number of published articles and book chapters on aspects of family systems. Jenny is founder and director of The Family Systems Institute in Sydney, Australia, where she has a counselling practice and trains mental health professionals and organisations. She has trained and earned academic awards at the University of Sydney and Columbia University New York. Additionally, Jenny has completed many years of post-graduate education in systems approaches to counselling at Relationships Australia, the Family Institute of Westchester, New York; and the Tavistock and Portman in London. her current writing efforts are focused on completing PhD research at the University of New South Wales about parents and adolescents mental health