WILLIAM DOHERTY, PH.D.
William Doherty is a professor and director of the Citizen Professional Center at the University of Minnesota. His books include Take Back Your Marriage and Family Therapy, with Susan McDaniel.
BARRY W MCCARTHY, PHD, ABPP
Barry McCarthy, PhD, ABPP, is a board certified clinical psychologist (ABPP), certified marital and sex therapist, and a tenured professor of psychology at American University. His clinical expertise focused on integrating sex therapy strategies and techniques into individual and couple therapy, assessment and treatment of the most common male and female sexual problems, and a special expertise in the treatment of sexual desire disorders. Barry will receive the Masters and Johnson award for lifetime contributions to the sexuality field from the Society for Sex Therapy and Research in April, 2016.
Dr. McCarthy earned his BA from Loyola University and his MA and PhD from Southern Illinois University. His professional memberships include the American Psychological Association, American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Society for Sex Therapy and Research, and Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. He is a Diplomate in sex therapy earning this from the American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors, and Therapists.
As a leading expert in this field, Dr. McCarthy has presented over 350 workshops around the world, and his extensive list of publications includes over 100 professional articles, 26 book chapters, and co-authorship of 14 books, including Sex Made Simple, Therapy with Men after Sixty, Rekindling Desire (2nd edition), Sexual Awareness (5th edition), Enduring Desire, Discovering Your Couple Sexual Style, Men’s Sexual Health, Coping with Erectile Dysfunction, Getting It Right the First Time, and Coping with Premature Ejaculation.
Financial: Barry W. McCarthy receives royalties as an author for Taylor and Francis publishers and New Harbinger Publishers. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Nonfinancial: Barry W. McCarthy has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose.
JEROME PRICE, MA, LMFT, LMSW
Jerome Price, MA, LMFT, LMSW, is the director and founder of the Michigan Family Institute, Inc. He is a family therapist, author and internationally recognized presenter, having written one of the better known professional books on treating adolescents (Power and Compassion, Guilford Press 1996).
JAY LEBOW, PHD
Jay Lebow, Ph.D., is a contributing editor to the Psychotherapy Networker and clinical professor at Northwestern University. He's also senior therapist and research consultant at the Family Institute at Northwestern University.
Rob Waters is the former editor of the men's health channel at WebMD and a contributing editor to the Psychotherapy Networker.
MARIA ISSACS, PHD
Maria Issacs, Ph.D., is a psychologist located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, focusing on the evaluation, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental, emotional and behavioral health issues.
LAURA MARKOWITZ, MA
Laura Markowitz is a journalist, editor and multimedia producer in Tucson, Arizona, and winner of a National Magazine Award for writing and coeditor of The Evolving Therapist: Ten Years of the Family Therapy Networker.