Guy Winch, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist, author, and in-demand keynote speaker who is a leading advocate for integrating the science of emotional health into our daily lives, workplaces, and education systems.Dr. Winch’s viral TED Talk, Why We All Need to Practice Emotional First Aid, has been viewed over 7 million times and is rated among the top 5 most inspiring talks of all time on TED.com. His new 2018 TED Talk, How to Fix a Broken Heart, is also a viral hit with over 4 million views.
Dr. Winch’s books, The Squeaky Wheel: Complaining the Right Way to Get Results, Improve Your Relationships and Enhance Self-Esteem (Amazon KDP) and Emotional First Aid: Healing Rejection, Guilt, Failure, and Other Everyday Hurts (Plume, 2014) have been translated into 25 languages. His latest book is How to Fix a Broken Heart (TED Books/Simon & Schuster, 2018). Dr. Winch’s work is frequently featured in national and international publications and media.
He also writes the popular Squeaky Wheel Blog on Psychology Today.com. He received his doctorate in clinical psychology from New York University and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at NYU Medical Center. He has been working with individuals and couples in his private practice in Manhattan for over twenty years. He is a member of the American Psychological Association.