Mark Rivett is Programme Director of Family and Systemic Psychotherapy training at the University of Exeter, UK. He is also a family psychotherapist for an NHS Trust in South Wales. He is a past editor of the Journal for Family Therapy and has published a number of books, most recently Family therapy: skills and techniques in action (2018 Routledge: London). His publications and research have focused on systemic approaches to domestic violence and family therapy in in-patient units. He lives in Cardiff, the capital city of Wales.