Resources for Parents

Parenting Resources from the Ackerman institute for the Family

Parenting Guide

View a PDF of Family Matters: A Guide to Parenting created by the Ackerman Institute for the Family. This guide addresses topics on parenting, such as how to talk to your children about divorce, how to reduce stress, how to collaborate with your child’s teachers at school, and more.

›› View the Parenting Guide

Parent Workshops

Parents of children with developmental disabilities are invited to attend new family-centered workshops presented by the Ackerman Institute’s Special Needs Project. These workshops will promote family resilience as parents deal with the challenges they encounter raising a child with special needs.

›› View Upcoming Parent Workshops


For information about family therapy, please contact our Intake Department: (212) 879-4900, ext 122.