In the Press

Ackerman Therapists Consult on Showtime Docuseries “Couples Therapy”

A new docuseries brings the expertise of Ackerman faculty to a national audience. Faculty members Lois Braverman, Keren Ludwig, Jean Malpas, Fiona True, and Faculty Emeritus, Virginia Goldner consulted on the production of Showtime’s Couples Therapy, which brings viewers into the experience of authentic couples therapy sessions.

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Moving Families Forward: We Are Family. Gala Featured on Broadway World

Ackerman’s upcoming Moving Families Forward gala is featured on Broadway World. The piece highlights the vast accomplishments our 2019 honorees and presenters, and the gala’s theme of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read more on Broadway World.

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Gap Launches Pride Campaign Featuring Gender & Family Project

We are thrilled to announce that Gap has launched a nationwide media campaign in partnership with Gender & Family Project Advisory Council member, Jodie Patterson. Jodie and her chosen family are featured alongside GFP Director, Jean Malpas in a creative campaign centered on gender diversity and family acceptance. The 2019 partnership comes ahead of the …

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Center for Families and Health Featured in Prevention Article

Ackerman’s Center for Families and Health is featured in Prevention.com in the article, How to Talk to Your Kids About Your Cancer Diagnosis. Prevention spoke with Ackerman alum and Center for Families and Health Member, Nell Shanahan, LCSW for her suggestions for ways parents can support their children while dealing with serious illness. Read the full …

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Jean Malpas Quoted in Vogue – How the Parents of Trans Teens Are Fighting for Their Kids’ Lives

Jean Malpas, Director of Ackerman’s Gender and Family Project is quoted in Vogue Magazine’s August 2017 feature article, “How the Parents of Trans Teens are Fighting for their Kids Lives.” “[Being a parent of a trans child] is an opportunity for growth,” says Malpas, “It can divide a family, or you can see parents grow …

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Guernica Magazine – Interrogating the Limits of Trauma Language

Lois Braverman, Ackerman President and CEO is featured in Guernica Magazine in Interrogating the Limits of Trauma Language, a conversation on sexual abuse narratives in art making and storytelling with artist Rowan Renee and filmmaker and feminist scholar Mila Zuo. View the full article on guernicamag.com.

Lois Braverman Quoted in Real Simple Magazine

Ackerman Institute President and CEO, Lois Braverman is quoted in Real Simple’s article, How to Cope When Mother’s Day is Hard. Click through to read her advice on how to connect with mom this Mother’s Day.