Sherry Amatenstein

Lives In

New York, NY


  • Wurzweiler School of Social Work
  • Queens College


  • Advice
  • Relationships


Sherry is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has been a relationship therapist and expert for over 25 years. She is the author of The Q&A Dating Book, Love Lessons from Bad Breakups, and The Complete Marriage Counselor. She has written numerous advice columns and articles on dating and relationships, and frequently makes appearances on Today, The Early Show, HuffPost Live, Inside Edition, and NPR. Sherry is also an Adjunct Professor at New York University, where she has held the same position for over 25 years. She simultaneously occupied the same role at The New School until 2014, a position she held for 20 years. 


Sherry graduated from Wurzweiler School of Social Work with a Master's degree and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She conducted her undergraduate studies at Queens College and received a Bachelor's degree in Communications and Sociology.

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