Dr. Bruce D. Perry is an American Psychiatrist.
Dr. Perry is one of the most influential child experts of modern times, all of our icanfoster team receive a copy of his book. This is one of his quotes. If you would like to know more about how his research has helped our foster carers understand children who have suffered trauma why not give us a call. Tel: 01952 601085
Over the last thirty years, Dr. Perry has been an active teacher, clinician and researcher in children’s mental health and the neurosciences holding a variety of academic positions. His work on the impact of abuse, neglect and trauma on the developing brain has impacted clinical practice, programs and policy across the world. Dr. Perry is the author, with Maia Szalavitz, of The Boy Who Was Raised As A Dog,
A bestselling book based on his work with maltreated children and Born For Love: Why Empathy is Essential and Endangered
Dr. Perry’s most recent book, What Happened to You? Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing, co-authored with Oprah Winfrey, is a #1 New York Times Bestseller.
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