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Boston, MA--Nearly 100 educators, mental health experts, attorneys and physicians have condemned Fox"s possible television show "Bad Dads.' These professionals have endorsed our campaign against the show, lending additional credibility to our cause. We have also garnered support among advocates for low-income families. Most importantly, our membership has deluged Fox with over 5,000 letters, faxes and emails protesting the show. These protests are the result of a cooperative effort between Fathers & Families, ACFC, and Los Are you in a relevant profession and willing to add your name?  Then please do so on our blog comments at the bottom. The list of endorsing professionals follows: Howie Altholtz Attorney at Law Boston, Massachusetts Marc E. Angelucci, Esq. Men's Legal Center San Diego, CA. Lloyd Axelrod, M.D. Mass. General Hospital Harvard Medical School Boston, MA Maury D. Beaulier Attorney At Law St. Louis Park, MN J. Michael Bone, PhD, President JMB Consulting, PA Winter Park, FL Dawn Bowie Attorney at law Rockville, MD Jan Brown Founder and Executive Director Domestic Abuse Helpline for Men and Women Harmony, Maine Anthony C. Campagna, MD Senior Staff  Physician Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Lahey Clinic Burlington, Massachusetts Assistant Clinical      Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Boston, Massachusetts Steven Carlson, The Custody Coach™ Child Custody Coach Orange County, CA Michael Carolla, LMFT Co-Parenting Mediator Pleasant Hill, CA Jose David Cohen Doctor of Clinical Psychology North Hollywood, CA Victor Clark Cohen Attorney, Divorce Mediator Board Member, Breakthrough Parenting Services, Inc. Los Angeles, CA Gene C. Colman Attorney at Law Ontario, Canada Anthony J. Comparetto, Esq. Attorney At Law St. Petersburg, FL J. Christian Conrad Attorney at Law Laguna Hills, CA Robert Anthony Cornejo, J.D. School Principal, Attorney At Law Montebello, CA Terrence J. Cullen, Esq. Attorney at Law Bedford, MA Mark T. Davis, Esq. Family Law Attorney El Paso, TX Charles H. DeBevoise, Esq. Boston, MA Claudia Dias, MSC Attorney at Law Family Law Mediato Domestic Violence Intervention Facilitator Sacramento, California Peter J Dimatteo MD, FACEP Duxbury, MA David Dodson, MD Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine Tufts University School of Medicine Wellesley, MA Brian C. Downs, Esq. Candidate for Judge of the 17th Circuit Court Grand Rapids, Michigan Dr. Donald Dutton Professor of Psychology Univeristy of British Columbia, Vancouver BC. Christian A. Eades, Esq. Family Law Attorney Washington, D.C. Stephen D. Finstein, LCSW, LMFT, LSOTP Mental Health Consultant Dallas, TX Michael Friedman, M.D. Psychiatrist Berkeley, California Sheara Friend, Esq. Attorney at Law Boxboro, MA Matthew D. Gold, M.D. Neurologist Associate Clinical Professor Tufts Medical School Everett, MA Stephen A. Gershman, CFLS Certified Specialist in Family Law Board of Legal Specialization Sherman Oaks, California Glenn D. Herlihy, Esq. Attorney at Law Haverhill, MA Edwin C. Holstein, MD, MS Clinical Assistant Professor Mr Sinai School of Medicine New Your, New York Robert J. Hundertmark Attorney At Law Woburn MA 01801 Stephen J. Johnson, Ph.D.,  LMFT, CRC Director, The Men's Center Los Angeles Woodland Hills, CA Karen Jones Author, Relationship Coach South Lawrence, MA Michael Kennedy, JD Child Support Liberation, Inc. Upland, CA 91786 Gregory T. Kotonias, M.D. Assist. Professor of Clinical Psychiatry Boston University School of Medicine Boston, MA Neil Leavitt Attorney at Law Hollywood, Florida 33021 Edward H. Lee Family Law Attorney Springfield, NJ Stephen Levine, Esq. Certified Specialist by the State Bar of California Criminal Law San Bernardino, CA. Wayne M. Levine, M.A. Director, BetterMen.org Agoura Hills, CA Jayne A. Major, Ph.D. Executive Director Breakthrough Parenting Anthony Mancini, J.D. Peabody, MA Jacqueline R Mark, Esq. Family Law Attorney Reading, PA Brett W. Martin, Esq. Attorney at Law Westminster, CO Linda G. Mills, B.A., M.S.W., Ph.D., J.D. Author, Violent Partner New York University New York, NY Enrique A. Monteagudo, J.D Child Advocate San Diego Family Law Council for Children San Diego, CA Steven W. Newell, M.D. Children"s Voices of Colorado, Inc. Lone Tree, Colorado Tracy Nightingale Attorney at Law St. Louis Park, MN Michael L. Oddenino Family Law Attorney Arcadia, CA Patricia Overberg, MSW Former Director, Valley Oasis Domestic Violence Shelter Lancaster, CA Nicholas Palermo, Esq. Family Law Attorney Boston, MA Curtis J. Patton Family Attorney Pittsburgh, PA Pat Piper, PhD Child and Family Therapist Wellesley, MA Kevin Polis Family Law Attorney San Diego, CA Jay Portnow, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Clinical Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Tufts Medical School Boston, MA Hon. Milton H. Raphaelson, Esq. Retired Massachusetts District Court Judge Al Rava, Esq. Civil Rights Attorney San Diego, CA Adam M. Sacks, Esq. Family Law Attorney Beverly Hills, CA Shari Schreiber, M.A. Counselor/Author Los Angeles, CA Frederic H. Schwartz, MD Worcester, MA Lisa Scott Family Law Attorney Seattle, WA Wendy Sheppard, MSW Parenting Coach and Therapist Ambler, PA David C. Stone, Esq. Family Law Attorney Anaheim, CA Paul Stuckle Attorney at Law Plano, TX Henry A. Tenenbaum, PH.D. Psychologist Sarasota, FL Michelle Ventimiglia, MA Early Childhood Educator Northridge, CA Karen Wagner, MA Parenting Coordinator Marietta, Georgia

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