Short Courses

Ackerman Short Courses are multi-day intensive trainings that explore a variety of topics in the field of couple and family therapy. CE Contact Hours are available.

Spring Short Courses

Personal Best Summer Intensive:
Adult Development and Sensitive Parenting for At-Risk Families with Young Children

July 16-18, Monday-Wednesday
9:30 a.m–3:30 p.m
Judy Grossman, Dr.PH, OTR
15 CE Contact Hours

Bright Beginnings Summer Intensive:
Early Child Development and Parenting Processes

July 30-31 and August 1-2, Monday–Thursday
9:30 a.m–3:30 p.m.
Martha Edwards, PhD
20 CE Contact Hours

Fall Short Courses

The Ackerman Relational Approach in Practice
September 12 and 26, October 10 and 24, and November 7, Wednesdays
3:15 p.m–4:45 p.m.
Marcia Sheinberg, LCSW
7.5 CE Contact Hours

Bringing Voices of Color to the World: Writing for Publication – Registration opens soon…
October 10, November 14, December 12, January 9, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8, and June 10, Wednesdays
11:45 a.m. – 1: 45 p.m
thandiwe Dee Watts-Jones, PhD
16 CE Contact Hours

Writing for Publication in Couple and Family Therapy
October 17, November 14, December 19, January 16, February 20, March 20, and April 17, Wednesdays
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Evan Imber-Black, PhD
14 CE Contact Hours

 

•  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 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 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.