Dr. Phil McGraw
Dr. Phil McGrawDr. Phillip C. McGraw, known to millions the world over as “Dr. Phil” is “The Oprah Winfrey Show’s” resident expert on human behavior, a #1 New York Times best-selling author and co-founder of Courtroom Sciences, Inc., the world’s leading litigation consulting firm. Drawing on 25 years of experience in psychology and human functioning, Dr. Phil deals with real issues that arise in the real world with his signature “tell it like it is” style.
“Life Strategies: Doing What Works, Doing What Matters”, Dr. Phil’s first book, was a #1 New York Times best-seller. It was followed by another #1 New York Times best-seller, “Relationship Rescue: A Seven-Step Strategy for Reconnecting with Your Partner”, which candidly debunks the myths of relationship counseling and management. Dr. Phil’s third book, “Self Matters: Creating Your Life from the Inside-Out”, also a #1 New York Times best-seller, challenges readers to find their “authentic selves.” His books have been published in 27 languages with over 5 million copies in print.
In concert with his books and television work, Dr. Phil provides strategic guidance for millions of Americans through his monthly column in “O, The Oprah Magazine”. He is also one of the worlds most sought after public speakers. As a professional psychologist, he has published numerous scholarly articles and has practiced in the many fields of clinical psychology and behavioral medicine.
Dr. Phil, an avid golfer, tennis player, scuba diver and little league basketball coach, lives in Los Angeles with Robin, his wife of 25 years, and their two sons, Jay and Jordan. Jay is the New York Times best-selling author of “Life Strategies for Teens” and published his second book, “Closing the Gap: A Strategy for Reconnecting Parents and Teens”, in November 2001.