David A. Travland

David A. Travland holds a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Iowa with a clinical internship at Yale University. He served as Assistant Professor of Psychology at Wake Forest University in the late 1960s. He operated his private clinical practice in North Carolina for thirty years in addition to serving as an organizational development management consultant for dozens of companies throughout the nation. Much of his consulting took the form of sales training, management training and personnel selection using personality tests. He’s a former caregiver and Executive Director of the Caregiver Survival Institute, Inc., a non-profit social services agency. He is co-author, along with his wife Rhonda, of the award-winning book, ‘THE TOUGH & TENDER CAREGIVER, A Handbook for the Well Spouse’, as well as numerous caregiver articles in national magazines. He will be a psychology instructor at the University of Phoenix this spring.