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The Family Institute at Northwestern University and 2U, Inc. Announce Online Master of Arts in Counseling Degree Program

The Family Institute at Northwestern University and 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), announced today that they will partner to deliver a new online Master of Arts in Counseling degree program, Counseling@Northwestern, which will begin accepting applications...
23-Jul-2014 8:45 AM EDT

The Family Institute Launches Veteran Couple Research Study, Funded by the U.S. Department of Defense

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On June 1st, The Family Institute at Northwestern University launched the study “Reunification Difficulty of Military Couples Following Deployment.” This four-year project, the first federally-funded research study conducted by The Family...
5-Jun-2014 12:00 PM EDT

As Illinois Ushers in Gay Marriage, the Event 'Gay & Married: Welcome to the Family' Addresses Challenges & Opportunities

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The Family Institute at Northwestern University has partnered with Equality Illinois to present Gay & Married: Welcome to the family on June 5 in Chicago. This event will discuss the challenges and opportunities that follow this momentous cultural...
30-May-2014 10:00 AM EDT

“We-Stories”: How Couples Can Tell Stories to Strengthen Their Connection

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Reclaiming positive stories can help couples that have become distant, strained and stressed find ways to connect and strengthen their relationships. Dr. Karen Skerrett, a staff clinician and faculty member at The Family Institute at Northwestern...
2-Apr-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Managing Children’s Holiday Expectations

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These pressures are particularly palpable during the holiday season. We often think our kids will be disappointed if we can’t measure up to their expectations at the holidays, and when we think it’s our job to keep them happy, we shudder at the...
9-Dec-2013 1:00 PM EST

Veteran Couple Research Conducted through The Family Institute Receives Grant from the U.S. Department of Defense

The Family Institute at Northwestern University announces that Lynne Knobloch-Fedders, Ph.D., clinical psychologist, will serve as a co-investigator on a $659,000 research grant awarded by the Department of Defense.
11-Nov-2013 1:00 PM EST

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