Laura Schlessinger, Ph.D.
In addition to being a veteran broadcaster, "Dr. Laura" has written several books, including the bestseller Ten Stupid Things Women Do To Mess Up Their Lives.
Dr. Laura's Credentials: Dr. Laura's Educational Background: BS, Biological Sciences, SUNY Stonybrook, Long Island, NY
MS, M Phil, Ph.D. (Physiology), Columbia University (College of Physicians and Surgeons), NY
Post-Doctoral Certification in Marriage, Family and Child Counseling, Human Relations Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Licensed Marriage, Family and Child Counselor (MFCC), California, formerly in private practice for 12 years
Past member of the Biological Sciences faculty of the University of Southern California (5 years) and the graduate Psychology faculty of Pepperdine University (8 years). Taught at UCLA, and UC Irvine Extension.
Born in Brooklyn, NY
BEST-SELLING AUTHOR Author, NY Times best-sellers: The Ten Commandments: The Significance of God's Laws in Everyday Life Ten Stupid Things Women Do To Mess Up Their Lives How Could You Do That?: The Abdication Of Character, Courage and Conscience Ten Stupid Things Men Do To Mess Up Their Lives
INTERVIEWS/APPEARANCES Dr. Laura has had two PBS Specials, and has been featured on Larry King Live, The View, the Oprah Winfrey Show, 20/20, Today, CBS This Morning, Eye to Eye with Connie Chung, US News and World Report, People, Newsweek, The New York Times Magazine, and The Los Angeles Times, among others.
Humorist, public speaker, fund raiser, TV guest and host.
AWARDS Recipient, 1998 Love of a Child award from Childhelp USA Recipient, 1997 Marconi Award for Network/Syndicated Personality of the Year Recipient, Golden Eagle award from the National Religious Broadcasters Recipient, 1996 Children's Friend award from Childhelp USA.
PERSONAL Black belt, martial arts Actress (active member SAG, AFTRA) Avid student of religious history and philosophy Married to Dr. Lewis G. Bishop, her manager and business partner And, best of all, Deryk's mom