David Burns, M.D.,is a renowned psychiatrist, award-winning researcher, and author of the phenomenally successful Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy, which has sold 5 million copies worldwide. More than 50,000 American and Canadian mental health professionals have attended his popular training programs, and his weekly Feeling Good Podcasts have just reached 2 million downloads.

Articles about Dr. Burns have been featured in more than 100 popular consumer magazines, including the New York Times, Reader’s Digest, Ladies' Home Journal, and he has been interviewed on more than 1,000 radio and television shows.

Dr. Burns received his medical degree from the Stanford University School of Medicine. He is currently Emeritus Adjunct Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Stanford University School of Medicine and is certified by the National Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.