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Meg Jay

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She is an clinical assistant professor at the University of Virginia and maintains a private practice in Charlottesville, Virginia. Dr. Jay's book, The Defining Decade, was a 2012 Slate. com Staff Pick and her 2013 TED talk "Why 30 Is Not the New 20? has been viewed more than 2 million times. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Forbes, Psychology Today, and NPR. Dr. Jay earned a Ph. D. in clinical psychology, and in gender studies, from the University of California, Berkeley. At Berkeley, Dr. Jay was a research associate on the Mills Longitudinal Study, one of the longest-running...

Thomas Armstrong

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I've been a full-time writer and speaker for thirty-one years, focusing on the diversity of ways in which people learn and grow. I like to read (my favorite writers are James Joyce, Jorge Luis Borges, and David Foster Wallace) , do mindfulness meditation, improvise on the piano, cook (Mediterranean diet) , and watch art house movies on Filmstruck. I also like to travel. In 2015, I went to Machu Picchu, which was a real thrill, and last year I was in India, Colombia, Mexico, and Indonesia.

My latest book is The Myth of the ADHD Child: 101 Ways to Improve Your Child's Behavior and Attention...