University Profiles

Beitin

Ben K. Beitin, Ph.D., L.M.F.T., AAMFT Approved Supervisor

Associate Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy

Dept of Professional Psychology and Family Therapy



Dr. Beitin's research is focused on immigrant couples, relationship satisfaction and health.

Profile

Dr. Beitin is associate professor of marriage and family therapy (MFT) and clinical coordinator for the M.S. and Ed.S. programs in MFT. Dr. Beitin received his M.A. in MFT from Fairfield University in 1999 and his Ph.D. in MFT from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 2003. He is a clinical member of AAMFT and an AAMFT Approved Supervisor. Dr. Beitin's primary research interest is in understanding immigrant families, particularly Arab Americans. He has particular interest in the effects of the post 9/11/01 period on Arab American families. He is also focused on diversity and social justice issues in relation to families. He has published and presented nationally on stress and resilience in Arab American families. Dr. Beitin has clinical experience with individuals, couples, and families. He provides regular trainings and consultation to local community service agencies.

Education

  • Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Marriage and Family Therapy, 2003
  • M.A., Fairfield University, Marriage and Family Therapy, 1999
  • B.S., Fordham University, Psychology, 1996

Scholarship

Contact

Office Phone
(973) 761-9451

Email
ben.beitin@shu.edu

Office Location
Room 309
Jubilee Hall

 
 

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