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Below are lists of some of the agencies, organizations, colleges, and universities and conferences where I have presented. This is not an inclusive list, but gives a general overview of presentation venues within the past ten years; references are available upon request

Agencies and Organizations

  • Albany Medical Center, Albany New York
  • Alcoholism Council of Niagara County, Inc. Buffalo, NY
  • Professional Development Program, University at Albany, Albany, New York
  • Albany Rape Crisis Center Albany, New York
  • Alcoholism Council of Schenectady County, New York
  • Sunnyview Hospital, Schenectady, New York
  • Department of Aging, New York State, Albany, New York
  • Schenectady Family and Children Services, Schenectady, New York
  • Catholic Family Services, Albany, New York
  • Capital District Lesbian and Gay Community Council, Albany, New York
  • Brattleboro Retreat, Brattleboro, Vermont
  • Community Dispute Settlement Mediation Services, Troy, New York
  • Women's Building, Albany, New York
  • Leonard Hospital, Troy, New York
  • St. Peter's Alcohol Rehabilitation Center, Guilderland, New York.
  • Albany County Mental Health, Albany, New York
  • Unitarian Church in Schenectady
  • Unitarian Universalist Church, Utica, New York
  • Unitarian Universalist Church, Albany, New York
  • Planned Parenthood, Albany, New York
  • Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays, Unitarian Universalist Church
  • Sunshine Club, Hadley, Massachusetts

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Colleges, Universities, and Schools

  • University at Albany, Psychology Department, Albany, New York
  • University at Albany, Social Welfare Department, Albany, New York
  • University at Albany, Middlearth Peer Counseling, Albany, New York
  • Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
  • Russell-Sage College, Troy New York Campus
  • Russell-Sage College, Albany New York Campus
  • Vermont College of Norwich University, Montpelier, Vermont
  • University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont
  • Rutgers University, New Jersey
  • Albany Law School, Albany New York
  • New Paltz Nursing School, New Paltz, New York
  • Sienna College, Albany, New York;
  • College of St. Rose, Albany New York
  • Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York
  • Hudson Valley Community College, Troy, New York
  • Herkimer County Community College, Herkimer, New York
  • BOCES, Albany, New York
  • Montessori School of Albany, Rensselaer, New York


I have presented nationally and internationally speaking about sex and gender related issues, family therapy, addictions, domestic violence, particularly on issues of transgenderism and LGBT parenting.

  • The National Association of Social Workers
  • Council of Social Work Education, Annual Conference
  • American Psychological Association
  • Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting
  • New York Federation of Alcohol Counselors Conference
  • The National Coalition against Domestic Violence
  • National Gay and Lesbian Health Conference
  • Sidney Albert Institute, Parsons Child and Family Center
  • National Association of Lesbian and Gay Alcoholism Professionals
  • National Multicultural Institute and Summit
  • The Multicultural Family Institute, Annual Culture Conference
  • Albany Hartford Internships in Aging Project, Brown Bag Lecture series
  • Lesbian and Gay Family Building Conference
  • Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria Association
  • World Professional Association for Transgender Health
  • In the Family Conference
  • The International Congress on Sex, Gender and Crossdressing,
  • The National Lesbian and Gay Health Conference
  • Conference of the Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Providers of NYS
  • American Boyz True Spirit Conference
  • School Social Work Conference
  • Parsons/Sage Conference


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