Short Courses

Fall 2017 Short Courses

•  The Ackerman Institute for the Family SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0052.

 The Ackerman Institute for the Family is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists. #MFT-0049.

 The Ackerman Institute for the Family has been approved for Continuing Education Credit Hours by the National Association of Social Workers, CT and meets the continuing education criteria for CT Social Work Licensure renewal.


From Impasse to Intimacy: An Advanced Course/Consultation Group for Couples Therapy
7 Wednesday classes: September 13 and 20, October 4, 11, and 18, and November 1 and 8
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Michele Scheinkman, LCSW
CE Contact Hours: 14

Understanding and Addressing Challenging Behaviors
2 Tuesday classes: October 17 and November 21
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Zina Rutkin, Ph.D.
CE Contact Hours: 10

Writing for Publication in Couple and Family Therapy
7 Wednesday classes: October 18; November 15; December 20; January 17; February 21; March 21; and April 18
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Evan Imber-Black, PhD
CE Contact Hours: 14

Facilitating Reflective Supervision Groups in Work with Families
4 Tuesday classes: October 24; November 28; December 19 and January 30
9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Christine Reynolds, LCSW
CE Contact Hours: 14