William Doherty, Ph.D.
William Doherty is a frequent presenter at national and international conferences. He received the Significant Contribution to the Field of Marriage and Family Therapy Award from the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. Citing his book Soul Searching and his work on morality and community in therapy, Utne magazine identified him as one of the 10 most innovative therapists practicing in the United States. His courses are noted for their clarity, organization, humor, and practical applicability. He's professor of Family Social Science and director of the Marriage and Family Therapy Program at the University of Minnesota. He's also the author of Take Back Your Marriage: Sticking Together in a World That Pulls Us Apart.