Marriage is a big step in life and you want to make sure you are ready for the commitment and responsibility of a marriage relationship. In this series, we speak to professionals about important aspects to think about as you prepare for marriage.
Dr. Debbie Akerman, PhD, LCSW, CASAP is a social worker with a doctorate in social welfare along with a clinical license in social work. She specializes in addiction and marriage and family therapy. Her dissertation centered on the lack of treatment centers for addiction in the orthodox Jewish community.