Virginia Satir
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Born: June 26, 1916

Died: September 10, 1988 (aged 72)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Psychologist

Bio: Virginia Satir was an American author and psychotherapist, known especially for her approach to family therapy and her work with Systemic Constellations. She is widely regarded as the Mother of Family TherapyHer most well-known books are Conjoint Family Therapy, 1964, Peoplemaking, 1972, and The New Peoplemaking, 1988.

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