Stanley Greenspan, M.D.

Professor of Pediatrics & Child Psychiatry George Washington University

Dr. Stanley Greenspan was Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at George Washington University Medical School and Chairman of the Interdisciplinary Council on Developmental and Learning Disorders. The world’s foremost authority on clinical work with infants and young children with developmental and emotional problems, his work has guided parents, professionals and researchers all over the world.

During his lifetime, Dr. Greenspan authored over 100 scholarly articles and chapters, and authored or edited over forty books. His work has been featured in The Washington Post, Newsweek, Time Magazine, PBS NewsHour, ABC’s Nightline and on the ABC, CBS, NBC, and CNN News.

Dr. Greenspan’s other positions include: Practicing Child and Adult Psychiatrist and Psychoanalyst; Supervising Child Psychoanalyst at the Washington Psychoanalytic Institute; and Co-Chair of the Council on Human Development.

He was also the founding president of Zero to Three: The National Center for Infants, Toddlers and Families, and past director of the NIMH Mental Health Study Center and the Clinical Infant Development Program.

Dr. Stanley Greenspan passed away in April 2010.