Eric J. Mash, PhD, is Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Calgary. He completed his undergraduate studies at City University of New York, his doctorate in clinical psychology at Florida State University, and his postdoctoral work at the Oregon Health Sciences University. Dr. Mash is a fellow of the American and Canadian Psychological Associations and has served as an editorial board member and consultant for numerous scientific and professional journals. His research interests are in child and adolescent psychopathology, assessment, and therapy, and he has published many books and journal articles on these topics. His research has focused on interaction patterns in families of children with different problems including attentiondeficit and oppositional disorders and children who have been maltreated.
Russell A. Barkley, PhD, is Professor in the College of Health Professions at the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina. He is a Diplomate in both Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology, has written more than 200 scientific articles and book chapters dealing with ADHD and related topics, and is author, editor, or coeditor of 15 books. Dr. Barkley is the founding Editor of The ADHD Report, a newsletter for clinicians, and creator of seven professional videos, two of which have won national awards. He has served as President of the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology and the Section of Clinical Child Psychology of the American Psychological Association (now Division 53).