Dr. Ross Greene
Ross W. Greene, Ph.D., is the originator of the innovative, empirically-supported approach known as Collaborative & Proactive Solutions (CPS), described in his influential books The Explosive Child, Lost at School, Lost & Found, and his latest, Raising Human Beings. Dr. Greene was on the faculty at Harvard Medical School for over 20 years, and is now Founding Director of the non-profit Lives in the Balance. He is also on the adjunct faculty in the Department of Psychology at Virginia Tech and in the Faculty of Science at the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia. Dr. Greene has worked with thousands of behaviorally challenging kids and their families with dramatic effect: significant reductions in discipline referrals, detentions, suspensions, and use of restraint procedures and solitary confinement. He has revolutionized the treatment of behaviorally challenging kids and infused the parenting and teaching of all kids with humanity, empathy, and compassion.