Dr. Eli Karam awarded 2020 AAMFT Excellence in Media Award

Kent Professor, Dr. Eli Karam, has been selected by the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy as the recipient ofDr. Eli Karam the 2020 AAMFT Excellence in Media Award. This award was established in order to recognize and encourage the use of media to: 1) Effectively portray marriage and family therapists’ exceptional and substantive contribution to health and mental health care; 2)Promote the profession of marriage and family therapy to the public; or 3)Significantly contribute to family well-being.

Dr. Karam hosts the AAMFT Podcast, a podcast show that provides a platform for thought leaders to discuss the latest news and developments in the world of systemic therapy. The podcast explores topics that relationship-based therapists care about, and features unique conversations and interviews with established experts. The show provides information and education on direct practice and emerging trends in the MFT profession. Dr. Karam will receive the national award later this year.