Michael White (29 December 1948 – 4 April 2008).
Australian social worker, family therapist and first editor of the Australia New Zealand Family Therapy Journal. Michael is the founder and creative ideological force of both the theory and practice of narrative therapy. To his credit he figured out and created the large majority of narrative therapy practice ideas that each and every narrative therapist use in their daily therapy practice. Michael is known and respected across all models and expressions of family therapy as one of his generations greatest therapists.