Jorge is the author of numerous articles on structural family therapy and applications to larger systems, and the co-author, with Patricia and Salvador Minuchin, of the book Working with Families of the Poor.
Patricia C. Dowds, Ph.D.
is the Co-Director Family Therapy Institute of Suffolk
, and past Executive Director of the Minuchin Center
Through these two agencies she
has worked on developing programs to keep children out of the court system, and to reduce conflict in divorce.
She also is a Consultant to Suffolk County Dept of Health, visiting faculty at Nassau University Medical Center, and SUNY at Stony Brook where she teaches graduate students, medical students, and medical residents on family systems.
co-authored a chapter on Case Management in Family Therapy Review (Lawrence Erlbaum 2005).
has certificates in Substance Abuse Treatment and Divorce Mediation.
is currently working on projects in Juvenile Justice, family integrity during divorce, and medical education.