Norbert Wetzel – Short bio

Norbert Wetzel has practiced and taught family systems therapy in the US and Germany. He co-founded the Princeton Family Institute, which focuses on relational aspects of issues and assisting family members to withdraw from drugs, and the Center for Family, Community, and Social Justice, Inc., which has worked with families in the poorest districts of NJ.


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