Vice President, Health and Wellness
As a member of Health and Wellnessí leadership team, Ken is responsible for Employee Assistance Program (EAP) services, implementation of Prudentialís work-life resource and referral services, clinical oversight of the Prudential Behavioral Health Program and Care Counselor Programs, and coordinating Prudentialís Incident Oversight Team. He provides consultation to managers, HR professionals, and work groups on issues related to interpersonal behavior, mental health, addictions, and violence prevention.
Kenís new book, Making Love, Playing Power: Men, Women, & the Rewards of Intimate Justice was published by Soft Skull Press in February, 2008. Transformative Family Therapy: Just Families in a Just Society, a family therapy textbook that Ken coauthored with two colleagues, was published by Allyn & Bacon/Longman in 2007.
Ken has published journal articles and chapters in family therapy texts on subjects that include integrating diversity affirmation into corporate training programs, multicultural concerns and accountability within the practice of therapy, men's issues, and violence prevention. He presents widely on his areas of expertise.
Before coming to work for Prudential in 1998, Ken worked as a licensed marriage and family therapist, mental health/addictions clinician, domestic violence specialist, and vocational rehabilitation program coordinator.
Ken is a member of the American Family Therapy Academy, a national association for family therapy educators, clinicians, and researchers. Ken is a member of the board of directors of The Multicultural Family Institute in Highland Park, New Jersey. He is a past member of the board of directors of the New Jersey Association of Domestic Violence Professionals.
Ken holds the following professional licenses & credentials:
LCSW: NJ Licensed Clinical Social Worker
LMFT: NJ Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
ACSW: Academy Certified Social Worker
QCSW: Qualified Clinical Social Worker
DCSW: Diplomate in Clinical Social Work
DVS: Domestic Violence Specialist
CEAP: Certified Employee Assistance Professional
SPHR: Senior Professional in Human Resources
Ken earned his B.A. in Biopsychology at Cornell University and his Masters in Social Work (MSW) at Hunter College of The City University of New York. He resides in Morristown, New Jersey, with his son, Erik, and partner, Tim.
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