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Psychologist

Ronald Walter Taffel, American Psychologist. Licensed psychologist, New York. Recipient Literary Acomplishment award San Diego Bar Auxiliary, 1992. Member APA.

Background

Taffel, Ronald Walter was born on July 22, 1946 in New York City. Son of Leo and Lotte (Ruben) Taffel.

Education

Bachelor, City College of New York, 1967; Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1976.

Career

Director of treatment department child and adolescent psychiatry, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, 1974-1979; director, Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy, New York City, 1982-1995; director, founder, National Parenting Network, Inc., New York City, since 1995. Consultant Parent-Teachers Association's, nationwide, since 1982, Children's television Workshop, 1991, British Broadcasting Corporation, 1992.

Achievements

  • Licensed psychologist, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Monthly columnist McCalls magazine, New York City, since 1991. Author: Parenting by Heart, 1991, Why Parents Disagree, 1994. Author, contributing editor: (journal) Family Therapy Networker, since 1991.

Membership

Member APA.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: squash, nature.

Connections

Married Stacey Merel, May 22, 1983. Children:Leah, Samuel.

father:
Leo Taffel

mother:
Lotte (Ruben) Taffel

spouse:
Stacey Merel

children:
Leah Taffel

Samuel Taffel