"The Big Disconnect: Protecting Childhood and Family Relationships in the Digital Age"
Catherine Steiner- Adair Ed.D.
Clinical Psychologist, Consultant, Author, Speaker
Dr. Catherine Steiner-Adair is an internationally recognized clinical psychologist, school consultant, speaker and author. Her passion for helping adults raise strong, savvy and resilient children extends to boys and girls from preschool through college. A highly sought after speaker, her warmth, humor and compassionate understanding of children and the adults who care about them is extremely compelling. Her ability to weave research and real life stories leaves everyone in the audience feeling intellectually and emotionally smarter and equipped with new strategies.
Dr. Steiner-Adair has appeared on The Today Show, Good Morning America, NBC Morning Joe, The Huffington Post Live, WSJ Live, the Discovery Channel, CNN, PBS, and been quoted in numerous newspapers and magazines.
Catherine's longstanding interest in the impact of cultural values on the educational and psychological development of children began in her early years as a Doctoral student at Harvard. Her award winning research on cultural values that lead to the emergence of eating disorders among the most academically capable and economically advantages girls lead to the development of the highly acclaimed middle school program Full of Ourselves: A Wellness Program to Advance Girl Power, Health, and Leadership - the first successful school basted primary prevention program of its kind.
Dr. Steiner-Adair has a private practice in Chestnut Hill MA, where she works with teenagers, adults, couples and families. She is a Research Associate in the Dept. of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and an Associate Psychologist at McLean Hospital.
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