As international spokespersons on a wide range
of topics relating to marriage and family therapy, Drs. Lew
and Bettner have appeared on radio and television talk shows
throughout the country. They have been featured in dozens of
respected national magazines and newspapers including: Child,
Savvy, Redbook, Parent's Magazine, The Philadelphia Inquirer,
The Boston Globe and Boston Herald.
As Adlerian therapists, Drs. Lew and Bettner
are known for their innovative work in fostering family meetings,
couple therapy and the use of early recollections in all types
They have presented seminars to parents, teachers,
and fellow counselors in many countries, including Czech, Holland,
Russia, Canada, Puerto Rico, Lithuania, Estonia, Ireland, Switzerland,
Malta, Portugal, and England. Drs. Bettner and Lew bring an
international perspective on the fundamental elements necessary
to foster strong positive relationships between parents and
children, as well as adult couples.
Dr. Lew is on the faculty of the Family Institute
of Cambridge and maintains a private practice in family, couple
and individual counseling in Newton, Massachusetts. She is the
mother of two grown daughters.
Dr. Bettner has her private practice specializing
in individual, couple and family counseling and is the Director
of the Family Education Center in Springfield, Pennsylvania.
She serves on the Advisory Committee of Children and Youth Services
of Delaware County, PA and on the board of the International
Committee of Adlerian Schools and Institutes. She is the mother
of three sons and a daughter and a former foster parent of fifteen.