Dr. Xavier Amador

Dr. Xavier Amador is an internationally renowned clinical psychologist and leader in his field. His books, authoritative clinical research, worldwide speaking tours and extensive work in television news and entertainment make him truly unique among his peers. His work as a leading individual, family, child and couples’ therapist has been featured on PBS NOVA, ABC Prime Time Live, and NBC Bravo. He's author of many popular books including I am Right, You’re Wrong, Now What?; I am Not Sick, I Don’t Need Help!; When Someone You Love is Depressed: How to help without losing yourself. He draws on thirty years of experience as a therapist, his personal story, and solid research when giving advice. He’s Currently a Visiting Professor of Psychology at the State University of New York. He also served as a Professor of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology at Columbia University and Professor of Psychology at New York University. He is the Founder of the LEAP Institute.