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Core Faculty, Marriage & Family Therapy Program
Clinical Professor
Staff Therapist
Education
Ph.D. - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A. - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
B.A. - University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
I Treat
Couple & Marriage
Individual
Issues I Treat
Affairs & Infidelity
Aging Issues
Caregiver Issues
Couples Conflict
Depression / Mood Disorders
Empty Nest Issues
Grief & Loss
Health Enhancement / Smoking Cessation / Diet / Illness Prevention
In-law Relationships
Life Stage Transitions
Medical Illness / Chronic Illness / Disability
Premarital Counseling
Remarriage
Stress Management
Therapists in Therapy
Parenthood (Transition to)
Retirement (Transition to)
Women's Issues
Midlife (Transitions in)
Work / Life Balance
Types of Therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adults
Couple Therapy
Other Professional Involvement/Leadership Positions

Dr. Sher has been in the field of clinical psychology for over 25 years, in clinical practice as well as in various leadership positions. She has served as director of clinical training, vice president for research, chief research strategist and is now in the core faculty in the MSMFT program at The Family Institute at Northwestern University. 

Published Works

Dr. Sher is the co-editor of one book – The Psychology of Illness – by American Psychological Association Press. She is also the co-editor of a series of books for Springer Press entitled Couples and Illness, as well as a co-author on an upcoming book in the series entitled "Couples and Cardiac Disease." She has authored and co-authored dozens of peer reviewed publications and at least one hundred national conference paper and poster presentations throughout her career.

Awards
Julia Beveridge Award
Insurance Accepted
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Languages
English