27 Aug

Book Release Radar: The Art of Sex Therapy Supervision by CFR Alumnus James Wadley, PhD, CSTS

August 27, 2018 | The Art of Sex Therapy Supervision is a collection of scholarly writings and case narratives that sheds light on issues that sex therapists face as supervisors or supervisees and provides techniques that can be adapted to fit clients' specific needs. Written by experts… Read More

21 Aug

CFR is Hiring a Director of Advancement

Position Overview Founded in 1932, Council for Relationships is a nonprofit organization with the mission of helping people from all walks of life improve their important relationships by providing exemplary therapy, educating and training clinicians in the family systems approach, and advancing the behavioral health… Read More

20 Aug

Staff Therapist Sarah Bauer, MS, MFT featured in AAMFT’s Family Therapy Magazine

August 20, 2018 | Staff Therapist Sarah Bauer MS, MFT was featured in the current issue (Volume 17, Issue No. 4) of Family Therapy Magazine by the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy. The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) is the professional… Read More

1 Aug

Senior Staff Therapist Bill Coffey Comments on Demi Lovato’s Tragic Relapse

August 1, 2018 | Bill Coffey, MSS, LCSW is a Senior Staff Therapist at our Center City and Voorhees, New Jersey locations. Bill has decades of experience working with individuals, couples, and families in recovery. Whether or not you believe that substance abuse or addiction is… Read More

26 Jul

Staff Therapist Dr. George James featured on The Today Show

July 23, 2018 | Staff Therapist Dr. George James, Jr, LMFT appeared on The Today Show to give advice about how to cultivate a strong relationship. The guest panel talked about the importance of having difficult conversations and taking time to be aware of your mindset. In… Read More

25 Jul

CFR Staff Dr. Rita DeMaria, LMFT, CST and Briana Bogue, MFT Present at Philadelphia Trauma Training Conference

July 25, 2018 | The second annual Philadelphia Trauma Training Conference was held this week at the East Falls Campus of Thomas Jefferson University. The conference provided an intensive, collaborative training experience to providers, educators and leaders across health, education, and social service disciplines, as… Read More

22 Jun

Staff Therapist Shadeen Francis on KYW: How to talk to your kids about family separation

June 20, 2018 | Staff Therapist Shadeen Francis, MFT was featured on KYW Newsradio on Wednesday. Host Hadas Kuznits asked Shadeen how to talk to your kids about the family separation and deportation in this week's immigration news.  She commented: "When speaking to children, it's important… Read More

13 Jun

Dr. George James honored as a 2018 Man of Influence by FunTimes Magazine

June 13, 2018 | Staff Therapist Dr. George James was recently named a 2018 Man of Influence by FunTimes Magazine. FunTimes Magazine features articles by, for, and about African, Caribbean, and African American communities that reflect the many voices of the African Diaspora and its cultural points of view.… Read More

7 Jun

VA honors Council for Relationships’ work with veterans and families

June 8, 2018 | VA recently thanked nine veteran friendly communities from across the country to highlight community-based efforts of improving the veteran outcomes. These communities, who pioneered the joint community/VA partnerships called Community Veteran Engagement Boards have maximized their collective impact of local services,… Read More

6 Jun

CFR and Headstrong announce partnership to serve veterans in Greater Philadelphia

June 6, 2018 | Today, Council for Relationships announced a partnership with Headstrong to provide therapy to local veterans at no cost. Headstrong is a mental health care treatment program that is cost-free, rapid response, stigma-free, confidential, and a model which takes out the costly “brick… Read More