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Dr Robert Brooks

Dr. Robert Brooks has been married for 57 years, has two sons and is a grandfather of four.

He is a clinical psychologist on the faculty of Harvard Medical School and former Director of the Department at McLean Hospital, a private psychiatric hospital. He has lectured nationally and internationally and written extensively about resilience, kids, parenting, family, relationship & school.

He is the author or co-author of 19 books on the topic and has received numerous awards for his work, most recently the Mental Health Humanitarian Award from William James College for his contributions as a clinician, educator, and author.

Jan. 24, 2022

61 Dr. Robert Brooks on Resilience in Children

“The best advice I would give myself as a dad is to accept my children for who they are and reinforce their passions and islands …

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