Workshops

Ackerman’s vibrant workshop series will be presented live online!

Ackerman’s online workshops are interactive, easy to attend, and provide top-tier training from leaders in the field of family therapy. Join us from anywhere in the world.

To attend, all you need is a laptop or mobile device. Register through our website, and you will receive a link to join the online training. Online workshops are presented live and will not be recorded. Workshops run on Eastern Standard Time (EST).

Continuing education contact hours / CEUs are available for mental health practitioners who hold LCSW, LMSW, or LMFT licensure in New York State, and LMFT in Connecticut. 

•  Visit our Workshop FAQ page.

Live Online Workshops:

Microaggressions in Psychotherapy: How Implicit Bias May Hinder Cultural Responsiveness [Online]
Friday, April 3, 2020
10:00 am–1:00 pm (ET)
Mariel Buquè, PhD
3 CE Contact Hours

Narrative Therapy with Children and Adolescents [Online]
Friday, April 10, 2020
1:00 pm–4:00 pm (ET)
Victoria C. Dickerson, PhD
3 CE Contact Hours

The Couple’s Toolbox: Key Communication and Problem-Solving Skills and Pleasure Enhancing Practices [Online]
Friday, April 17, 2020
10:00 am–1:00 pm (ET)
Peter Fraenkel, PhD
3 CE Contact Hours

Couples Therapy with Childhood Sexual Abuse (CSA) Survivors and their Partners [Online]
Friday, April 24, 2020
10:00 am–1:00 pm (ET)
Ron Nasim, PhD
3 CE Contact Hours

Strengthening Relational Resilience: Healing and Positive Growth from Adversity [Online]
Friday, May 1, 2020
1:00 pm–4:00 pm (ET)
Froma Walsh, MSW, PhD
3 CE Contact Hours

Upcoming In-Person Workshops:

Ackerman workshops are one-day intensive trainings designed for today’s mental health professional. Our workshops explore a diverse range of topics in couple and family therapy, and provide a unique opportunity to train with leading therapists in the field.

Celebrating Gender Diversity in Clinical Practice: The Gender & Family Project
Friday, May 8, 2020
10:00 am–4:00 pm
Alexis Diaz, LMSW; Derrick T. Jordan, M.Div, LMSW; and Delilah Seligman
5 CE Contact Hours

Healing Intergenerational Wounds: A Relational-Neurobiological Approach to Transform Family Relationships
Friday, May 15, 2020
9:30 am–3:30 pm
Mona D. Fishbane, PhD
5 CE Contact Hours

Wounded Parenting: The Intersection of Complex and Racial Trauma in Parents of Color
Friday, May 29, 2020
10:00 am–4:00 pm
Debra Chatman-Finley, LPC, NCC, and Gliceria Pérez, LCSW
5 CE Contact Hours

New Perspectives on Porn: its Uses and Misuses, its Problems and Pleasures
Friday, June 12, 2020
10:00 am–4:00 pm
Ian Kerner, PhD, LMFT
5 CE Contact Hours

How Healthy Masculinity Heals Us All
Friday, June 19, 2020
10:00 am–4:00 pm
Jay Taylor, LCSW
5 CE Contact Hours

Social Justice and Person-of-the-Therapist: Showing up Personally and Professionally in Times of Joy and Sorrow
Friday, June 26, 2020
10:00 am–4:00 pm
Melba J. Nicholson Sullivan, PhD
5 CE Contact Hours


Workshop Location:

•     All workshops take place at the Ackerman Institute’s state-of-the-art training facility in NYC’s Flatiron District, unless otherwise indicated. 936 Broadway, 3rd Fl., New York, NY 10010 [View on Map]

•     Visit the Workshop FAQ Page

Continuing Education / CEUs:

•     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.

 
 
 

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Ackerman workshops are one-day intensive training events designed for today’s mental health professional. Our workshops explore a diverse range of topics in couple and family therapy, and provide a unique opportunity to train with leading therapists in the field.