Building Healthy Relationships: Partners for Change

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Building Heathy Relationships: Partners for Change

On October 24, 2014, The Fatherhood Task Force took a leadership role by organizing an Executive Summit at the United Way in Miami on Building Healthy Relationships: Partners for Change. The theme was to examine how teams, individuals and families can develop thoughtful and respectful relationships in response to recent headline news stories about abusive relationships between male and female sports figures and their family members  The entire community benefits when all members know how to value their families and show respect in their workplace and schools.

A national panel of experts and many attendees contributed to the lively, in-depth discussion. FTFSF will be connecting partners to form coalitions for future research, programming and outreach.

The Expert Panel members included;

Miami, FL:

Holly Zwerling, LMFT, LCSW, President of Fatherhood Task Force, Marriage and Family Therapist
Jonathan Eastman, M.S., CEO/Trainer Brainheart Guidance
Marilyn Blumberg, Esq., Family Law, Divorce and Paternity
Brian Person, Service Coordinator Big Brothers, Big Sisters, WMBM Radio Host ‘Brother to Brother’
Reverend Horace D. Ward, Rector Episcopal Church of the Holy Family, Miami Gardens
Montclair, NJ: 
Dr. Kenneth Silvestri, EdD, CCH, RS Hom,NA
New York, NY: Dr. Bennett Roth, PhD, Mt. Sinai Hospital
Washington, DC: Eric Vinson, Esq., SafeTComm

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