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Aliza Pressman

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    Dr. Pressman, Ph.D. received her undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College and M.A. in Risk, Resilience and Prevention from the Department of Human Development at Teacher's College and her Ph.D. in developmental psychology from Columbia University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. She was a research fellow at The National Center for Children and Families. Dr. Pressman is certified in parent management training from the Yale Parenting Center. She has been a clinical instructor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in the Department of Pediatrics since 2011. Dr. Pressman is also the co-founder of the SeedlingsGroup, a New York City and Los Angeles parent education group that uses evidence based research and information to educate and guide families about their developing children.


  • 2006 - 2009
    Graduate Research Fellowship
    The National Center for Children and Families


Parenting, Maternal-Child interactions, Medical Education, 

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