Tziporah E. Rosenberg, Ph.D.

Tziporah E. Rosenberg, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCH
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2277
Fax: (585) 271-7706

Professional Bio

Tziporah Rosenberg, PhD, LMFT, is an Assistant Professor in the departments of Psychiatry and Family Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center, and the Institute for the Family. She has published several papers in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters on the practice of marriage and family therapy, medical family therapy, integration of health and relationships, interdisciplinary/collaborative care, and training of healthcare providers. She is also actively involved in patient/family- and provider-education around the management of chronic illnesses such as diabetes, and has delivered a number of presentations on this theme both locally and nationally.

She is the Clinical Coordinator and Training Clinic Director for the Institute for the Family's Family Therapy Services which provides outpatient indivdiual, couple and family therapy for the Rochester community and as part of Strong Behavioral Health's outpatient psychiatry service. She is devoted to excellence in clinical training and clinical care and to promoting family health and well-being across all dimensions of health.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Susan H. McDaniel Teaching Award | Institute for the Family, Rochester, NY 2012 - 2013
Susan H. McDaniel Teaching Award | Institute for the Family, Rochester, NY 2011 - 2012
Dept of Family Medicine Residency Director's Award | Univ of Rochester Department of Family Medicine | Rochester, NY

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 6 available »

2013 May
Mendoza M, Rosenberg T. "Self-management of type 2 diabetes: a good idea--or not ?" The Journal of family practice. 2013 May; 62(5):244-8.
2013 Mar
Rosenberg T, Speice J. "Integrating care when the end is near: ethical dilemmas in end-of-life care." Families, systems & health : the journal of collaborative family healthcare. 2013 Mar; 31(1):75-83.
2011 Dec
Le Roux P, Podgorski C, Rosenberg T, Watson WH, McDaniel S. "Developing an outcome-based assessment for family therapy training: the Rochester Objective Structured Clinical Evaluation (ROSCE)." Family process. 2011 Dec; 50(4):544-60.
2009 Sep
Rosenberg T, Shields CG. "The role of parent-adolescent attachment in the glycemic control of adolescents with Type 1 diabetes: a pilot study." Families, systems & health : the journal of collaborative family healthcare. 2009 Sep; 27(3):237-48.
Rosenberg, T.; Brown, E., Gawinski, B. "Multidisciplinary intervention for failure to thrive". Families, Systems, & Health. 2008; 26(3): 365-371.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Psychiatry, Family/Marriage (SMD) - Primary
Assistant Professor - Department of Family Medicine (SMD)


Ph.D. | Marriage and Family Therapy | Syracuse University2006
M.A. | Marriage and Family Therapy | Syracuse University2002
B.A. cum laude, Departmental Honors | Family Studies | University of Maryland, College Park2000

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship at University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry09/01/2006 - 08/31/2008
Internship at University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry09/01/2005 - 08/31/2006