Dr. Aliza Pressman, Ph.D.

Senior Advisor
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Dr. Aliza Pressman, Ph.D. is the Co-Founding Director and Director of Clinical Programming for the Mount Sinai Parenting Center, as well as an Assistant Clinical Professor for the Department of Pediatrics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.  She is also the co-founder of the SeedlingsGroup, a New York City and Los Angeles parent education group that uses evidence-based research and information to educate and guide families about their developing children.  

Aliza is known for her award winning podcast, Raising Good Humans, a resource with the goal of helping to make the journey of being a parent less overwhelming and a little more joyful. 

Aliza received her undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College, her M.A. in Risk, Resilience, and Prevention from the Department of Human Development at Teacher's College, and her Ph.D. in developmental psychology from Columbia University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. She was a research fellow at The National Center for Children and Families and is certified in parent management training from the Yale Parenting Center.