Dr. Tina Payne Bryson,
is a pediatric and adolescent psychotherapist and the Executive Director of the Center for Connection in Pasadena, CA. She is also the co-author (with Dan Siegel) of two New York Times
bestsellers: The Whole-Brain Child
and No Drama-Discipline,
along with The Whole-Brain Child Workbook.
She keynotes conferences and conducts workshops for parents, educators, and clinicians all over the world. Dr. Bryson earned her Ph.D. from the University of Southern California, and she lives near Los Angeles with her husband and three children. You can learn more about her at
, where you can subscribe to her blog and read her articles about kids and parenting.
Daniel J. Siegel, MD,
is a clinical professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine, founding co-director of UCLA’s Mindful Awareness Research Center, and executive director of the Mindsight Institute. Dr. Siegel’s psychotherapy practice spans 30 years and he has authored three New York Times
and two books with Tina Payne Bryson, Ph.D., The Whole-Brain Child
and No-Drama Discipline.
His other books include Mindsight, Pocket Guide to Interpersonal Neurobiology,
and many more. Dr. Siegel has been invited to lecture for the King of Thailand, Pope John Paul II, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Google University, and TEDx.