Ron Stolberg Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist PSY 19950

Dr. Stolberg



Ron Stolberg, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist and a Professor at Alliant International University in San Diego, California. As a family therapist for 20 years, he specializes in working with children and their families. He is a strong proponent of family therapy and sees progress only when the entire system changes not just one family member. In addition, Dr. Stolberg has specialized in other high-risk groups including suicide, self-harm, and substance use disorders.

He is the coauthor, with his wife, of the award winning book Teaching Kids to Think: Raising Confident, Independent, and Thoughtful Children in an Age of Instant Gratification. He has authored numerous chapters published in seminal textbooks in psychology and is a regular presenter at national and international conferences. During the COVID pandemic he has been a contributor to the New York Times, Washington Post, Forbes, and Huffington Post among others, where he shares his strategies of self-compassion, stress reduction, and controlling only that which we have control over

Dr. Stolberg is married and has two college aged children. In his spare time, you will find him reading a good book or at the beach.