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.

•  Visit our Workshop FAQ page.

Live Online Workshops:

Talking Honestly About Race and Racism [Online]
Friday, December 4, 2020
10:00 am–1:00 pm (ET)
Aquilla Frederick, MBA, LCSW and Frank Wells, LCSW
3 CE Contact Hours

Erotic Recovery after Infidelity [Online]
Friday, December 11, 2020
10:00 am–1:00 pm (ET)
Tammy Nelson, PhD
3 CE Contact Hours

From Cultural Competence to Cultural Curiosity: Rethinking our Approach to Understanding our Clients [Online]
Friday, January 8, 2021
10:00 am–1:00 pm (ET)
Walter Vega, LCSW
3 CE Contact Hours

Engaging Parents of Latinx LGBTQ Youth: A Culturally Sensitive Stance of the Therapist [Online]
Friday, January 15, 2021
10:00 am–1:00 pm (ET)
Nestor Borrero-Bracero, PhD and Silvia B. Espinal, LCSW
3 CE Contact Hours

Family Therapy with Young Adults with Serious Mental Illness [Online]
Friday, January 29, 2021
10:00 am–1:00 pm (ET)
Mary Kim Brewster, PhD and Lois Braverman, LCSW
3 CE Contact Hours


Workshop Location:

•     Ackerman’s trainings programs will be held online while the Institute’s physical location is closed due to COVID-19.

•     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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