Encyclopedia of Couple and Family Therapy

2019 Edition
| Editors: Jay L. Lebow, Anthony L. Chambers, Douglas C. Breunlin

Larner, Glenn

  • Kristof Mikes-LiuEmail author
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-49425-8_1096


Glenn Larner, Ph.D. (b.1951)


Glenn Larner is a senior clinical psychologist and family therapist and editor-in-chief of the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy (ANZJFT) since 2010. He has published 27 original peer-reviewed articles and several book chapters and is co-editor with David Pare of Collaborative Practice in Psychology and Therapy (2004; New York: Haworth). Larner has been a lecturer and course writer in family therapy at the NSW Institute of Psychiatry and the Health Education and Training Institute, Sydney, since 2003. He is an honorary associate of the Taos Institute and in 2008 received the ANZJFT biannual special award for distinguished contribution to family therapy.


Larner received his B.A. (Hons) psychology in 1974 (philosophy major) and master’s in clinical psychology at Sydney University in 1979 completing his Ph.D. at the University of Technology Sydney in 2010. He has over 40 years’ experience working in child and...

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of SydneySydneyAustralia

Section editors and affiliations

  • Kristina S. Brown
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  1. 1.Couple and Family Therapy DepartmentAdler UniversityChicagoUSA