Andrew Malekoff

Andrew Malekoff is the executive director of North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center, which provides comprehensive mental health services for children from birth through 24 and their families. Visit www.northshorechildguidance.org for more information.

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A Letter To My Grandfather

This summer, in what has become an annual ritual for me, I flipped through some old photos and documents that belonged to my parents who died in the 1990s and I made a discovery that...

Making the Case for Telehealth

By removing the barriers to the permanent use of telehealth and reimbursing telehealth visits on par with in-person visits, New York will go a long way to advancing a comprehensive, coordinated and integrated continuum of mental health care.

Column: Reflecting On The Strangulation Death Of George Floyd

The video footage is excruciating, with 8 minutes and 45 seconds of having the life squeezed out of you with three grown men kneeling on you. 

Parenting Matters: Lessons From The Past Can Help Us Now

In the early 1900s, before antibiotics were available, it was a leading cause of death in children. Can you imagine if that was true in today’s Covid-19 pandemic?

Column: Guidance Center Responds To Coronavirus Crisis

During this uncertain time, now more than ever we need to ensure universal access to care in order to flatten the mental health curve for our children and families.  

Guidance Center Responds To Coronavirus Crisis

During this uncertain time, now more than ever we need to ensure universal access to care in order to flatten the mental health curve for our children and families.  

A Quarantine Trendsetter

As Plato said, “Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.”

A Visit With Rusty

From time to time, North Shore Child and Family Guidance Center has used animal assisted therapy (AAT) in its mental health treatment programs with children and teens, working in partnership with local canine and equine...

Art, Life and Love

In a 1992 interview, renowned opera legend Jessye Norman talked about her development as an artist, offering what I took to be a life lesson. “There can be no professional career without studying,” Norman said. “One...

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