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In honor of International Women's Day

Jayne Kinsman, LMFT
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Nikki Lively, M.A., LCSW
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Emily C. Klear, LMFT
• March 08, 2019

"This year's campaign theme for International Women's Day is #BalanceforBetter and individuals are pulling together to promote a gender-balanced world, including the phenomenal female therapists at The Family Institute at Northwestern University who hope to spread awareness about the importance of women's mental health," writes Women.com Community Writer Connie Liou. 

Read this article that features realistic tips from Jayne Kinsman, LMFT, teaching faculty member in the Marriage and Family Therapy Program, Nikki Lively, LCSW, director of the Transitions to Parenthood Program, and Emily Klear, LMFT, director of Couple Services. 

Read "6 Ways Women Can Care for Their Mental Health"

Jayne Kinsman, LMFT

Therapist
Director of Clinical Services Administration
MSMFT Program Teaching Faculty
Ms. Kinsman is a clinical member and Approved Supervisor of The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT). She is also a member of The Family Institute's Alumni Advisory Board and the former elected chief of staff (2015-2016). 

Nikki Lively, M.A., LCSW

Clinical Director, Transitions to Parenthood Program
Therapist

Ms. Lively is a certified Emotionally Focused couples Therapist (EFT) and her main area of expertise is supporting women, men, infants, couples and families in the transition to parenthood. In addition, she specializes in women's reproductive health.

Emily C. Klear, LMFT

Director of Couple Services

Ms. Klear is an American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) Fellow, and a candidate for their Approved Supervisor position. Currently, Ms. Klear is a teaching assistant, providing clinical supervision to students in the Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy in the Center for Applied Psychological and Family Studies.