Adrian J. Blow, PhD

Secretary/Treasurer- Board of Trustees

Adrian Blow grew up in South Africa and is currently a faculty member of the Human Development and Family Studies department at Michigan State University. He is an Associate Professor, director of the Couple and Family Therapy program, and department Associate Chair. He obtained his PhD from Purdue University in 1999, served on the faculty at Saint Louis University for six years, and subsequently joined Michigan State in 2005. His research focuses broadly on families and trauma, military families in particular, and on change processes in interventions pertaining to marital, couple, and family therapy. He has had several recent research studies focused on risk and resiliency in military families. He has served the field of Marriage and Family Therapy in a number of capacities, and was AAMFT Board Secretary from 2012 to 2014. Term of Office 2017-2019.