Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.

New York Times Bestselling Author, Neuropsychiatrist, Mindsight Educator, and Interpersonal Neurobiologist

Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. is an internationally acclaimed author, award-winning educator and renowned child psychiatrist. He is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the School of Medicine at UCLA and the founding co-director of the UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center. He is also the Executive Director of the Mindsight Institute, an educational center devoted to promoting insight, compassion, and empathy in individuals, families, institutions and communities. Dr. Siegel’s books include Mindsight, Pocket Guide to Interpersonal Neurobiology, The Developing Mind, Second Edition, The Mindful Therapist, and The Whole-Brain Child. His latest book, The New York Times bestseller Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain explores how brain development impacts teenagers’ behavior and relationships. For more information, please visit: