Institute for Parenting

Advisory and Faculty Committees

Get to know the committee members for the Institute for Parenting.

Advisory Committee

Ann Amengual
Director
Garden City Nursery School

Audrey Blumberg
Senior Associate Provost
Academic Affairs
Adelphi University

Trista Borra 
Deputy Court Improvement Officer
Nassau County Family Court

Peter Chernack, D.S.W.
Associate Dean for Program 
Development and Administration 
School of Social Work 
Adelphi University

Diane Cohen

Gary Cox-Steiner, Ph.D.
President
Center for Mental Health Promotions

Laura DeRose, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor 
Gordon F. Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies
 
Adelphi University

Doreen Downs Miller, M.A., M.B.A. 
Director 
Parenting Matters

Martha Edwards, Ph.D.
Director 
Center for the Developing Child & Family

Ackerman Institute for the Family

Gilbert Foley, Ed.D.
Professor
Ferkauf School of Psychology
Yeshiva University

Maria Lauria
Director of Children’s Services
Nassau County Department of Social Services

Rochelle Macer, M.S.W., LCSW-R, ACSW
Assistant Director of Social Work
Kings County Hospital Center

Sonia Murdock
Executive Director
Postpartum Resource Center of New York, Inc.

Warren Rosenfeld, M.D.
Chairman and Professor of Pediatrics
Winthrop University Hospital

Everett Waters, Ph.D.
Professor Department of Psychology
Stony Brook University

Faculty Committee

Faculty Chair

Laura DeRose, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Gordon F. Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies

Faculty Committee Members

 

Cindy Arroyo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Communication Sciences & Disorders
Ruth S. Ammon School of Education

Roni Berger, Ph.D.
Professor
School of Social Work

MaryAnne Hyland, Ph.D.
Professor
Management

Susan Lederer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Ruth S. Ammon School of Education

Laura Quiros, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
School of Social Work

 

 

For further information, please contact:

The Institute for Parenting
Linen Hall, Lower Level Room 8
p - 516.237.8513
e - theinstituteforparenting@adelphi.edu