Institute for the Family

About the Director

Dr. Speice, Director

Tziporah Rosenberg, PhD, LMFT, is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Family Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.She completed her master’s and doctoral level training in Family Therapy at Syracuse University, followed by a two year postdoctoral fellowship in Medical Family Therapy at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. Since 2008, he has been a member of the core faculty in the Family Therapy Training Program where she teaches and supervises masters students and post-doctoral fellows in systemic psychotherapy and medical family therapy. She also serves as the Family Therapy Services Clinical Coordinator and Training Clinic Director for a 3-site outpatient behavioral health service with two integrated care clinics in the Departments of Family Medicine and OBGYN at theMedical Center. In the Department of Family Medicine, she teaches and trains residents as one of the psychosocial faculty members, and maintains a clinical practice working with patient families managing chronic illness, with a specific focus on diabetes.In addition to her direct teaching and administrative responsibilities, she is thoroughly enjoying promoting Medical Center initiatives toward patientandfamily centered care, as well as team-based care, through staff and team trainings, as well as serving as a coach in the Medical Center's PFCCCoaching Program.

Strong Family Therapy Services has available appointments in the daytime or evening hours.

For appointments or inquiries, please contact Erin Kohler, our intake coordinator, at
585-275-0320.