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Last Updated: May 1, 2020, 11:00 am

Alan Singer, Ph.D., LMSW

Director of Jewish Community Outreach


Dr. Alan Singer is a marriage and family therapist in a private practice since 1980. He provides individual and group therapy at family service agencies such as the JBFCS and parenting workshops at community centers. He has an 80% success rate in saving marriages on the brink. He lectures on marriages that thrive, ideal family size, and new age parenting. He received the Rutgers Graduate School award for his unique Doctoral research on family size. After completing his PhD in Social Work, he conducted numerous broadcast and print interviews including: Fox & FriendsNBC-ChicagoABC-PhiladelphiaCBS-Miami, and USA Today. He was the Executive Director of non-profit agencies including: The Jewish Federation of Raritan Valley, Congregation Shearith Israel, and Shalom Task Force. He blogs at

Recent Publications

Creating Your Perfect Family Size: How to Make an Informed Decision About Having a Baby (Wiley 2011).