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Available April, 2016

Keeping Kids Out of the Middle

Revised for re-release April, 2015

Individuals and families considering entering psychotherapy,
organizations interested in consultations or presentations,
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and consumers of popular press and professional articles
reasonably want to know more about Dr. Garber.

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Personal Profile:

Ben Garber is a husband, son and the father of two. He is a  New Hampshire licensed psychologist, a former Guardian ad litem,  and a Parenting Coordinator. He is an invited speaker and professional trainer across the United States and Canada, a prolific writer and a closet cartoonist.

Dr. Garber has advanced degrees in child and family development, clinical psychology, and psycholinguistics from the Pennsylvania State University and the University of Michigan. He has lived and worked in New Hampshire since 1988, opening his present practice in clinical child, family, forensic and consulting psychology in 1999. After thirteen years practicing in Merrimack, New Hampshire, Dr. Garber's office relocated to Nashua, New Hampshire in July, 2012. 

When not engaged in professional activities or involved with family matters, Dr. Garber can often be found kayaking and fishing on the remote lakes and rivers of Northern New England and occasionally scuba diving in warmer waters to the south.

Dr. Garber  is a nationally renowned speaker, researcher and an award winning freelance journalist, writing in the areas of child and family development for popular press publications appearing around the world and in juried professional publications in both law and psychology.

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  (c) Robin Garber
                        photography 2012  Benjamin D. Garber,

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Editors requesting specific articles for (re-) publication must secure regional, time- and media-restricted rights directly from Dr. Garber by phone or fax, e-mail or post Click here to learn more!.
Publication without Dr. Garber's consent constitutes copyright infringement and is a breach of web etiquette.

When space allows a longer byline, Dr. Garber gratefully requests the following:

Dr. Garber is a clinical child psychologist, freelance writer and director of HealthyParent.com in Nashua, New Hampshire. He is the author of several books, most recently including "Keeping Kids Out Of The Middle," "Developmental Psychology For Family Law Professionals" and "Holding Tight/Letting Go" as well as hundreds of articles in all areas of child and family development. Dr. Garber consults to schools, communities, corporations, professional organizations and courts across the country and in Canada in matters concerned with better understanding and serving the needs of children. Learn more at www.HealthyParent.com and www.FamilyLawConsulting.org
When space is limited, Dr. Garber gratefully requests the following:
Dr. Garber is a child psychologist, nationally renowned speaker and freelance writer living and practicing in New Hampshire. Learn more about his clinical, consulting and forensic work  as well as his speaking engagements, articles and books at www.healthyparent.com or www.FamilyLawConsulting.org. Contact Dr. Garber via email at papaben@healthyparent.com.

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Dr. Garber's Professional Affiliations:
(A partial list as of 2014:)

National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology
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Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC)
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The American Psychological Association (APA)
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New Hampshire Network
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Parenting Publications of America
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Massachusetts Association of Guardians ad litem
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"Can Dr. Garber speak to my group?"


Dr. Garber is a nationally renowned speaker experienced addressing audiences ranging form classrooms full of angry teens and their parents to auditoriums full of professionals. Participants routinely praise Dr. Garber's ability to make complicated and provocative matters in child and family development (e.g., co-parenting, custodial schedule determinations, anger management, divorce) easy to digest, practically useful, humorous and enjoyable.

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Meet Marie Opie Williams, MA, LCMHC

Dr. Garber is pleased to collaborate with Ms. Opie Williams in the Nashua, New Hampshire office. Ms. Opie Williams is a skilled child and family therapist. She is extensive trained in and experienced with Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.

Learn more about Ms. Opie Williams here Go to Ms. Opie Williams' website

Caveat lector:
This public website is intended to provide general information both about Dr. Garber's professional services
and about select issues that bear on child and family development.
None of the information contained in these pages can replace your well-informed
knowledge of your own child and family, nor can it replace the first-hand opinion of an informed professional.

By the same token, weblinks are provided here for general information value
without implying  Dr. Garber's endorsement or recommendation.

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