Psychologist / Author / Speaker
Topics of Expertise:
Aging / Children / Couples Conflict, Separation & Divorce / Division of Labor in Families / Family Counseling, Therapy & Parenting Intervention / Parenthood: Motherhood/Fatherhood / Step-Families / Transition – Couples to Parenting
Joshua Coleman sits on the Council on Contemporary Families Board of Directors, and is a psychologist with a private practice in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has served on the clinical faculties of The University of California at San Francisco, The Wright Institute Graduate School of Psychology, and the San Francisco Psychotherapy Research Group. He has been a frequent guest on The Today Show, NPR, and The BBC, and has also appeared on Sesame Street, 20/20, Good Morning America, America Online Coaches, PBS Life Part 2, and numerous news programs for FOX, ABC, CNN, and NBC television. His advice has been featured in The New York Times, The Times of London, Fortune, Newsweek, The Chicago Tribune, Slate, Psychology Today, U.S. World and News Report, Parenting Magazine and many others. He is the author of The Marriage Makeover: Finding Happiness in Imperfect Harmony (St. Martin’s Press); The Lazy Husband: How to Get Men to Do More Parenting and Housework (St. Martin’s Press); When Parents Hurt: Compassionate Strategies When You and Your Grown Child Don’t Get Along (HarperCollins); and Married with Twins: Life, Love and the Pursuit of Marital Harmony. Dr. Coleman’s books have been translated into Chinese, Croatian, and Korean, and are also available in the U.S., U.K., Canada, and Australia.