Founding Director, Center for the Study of Boys' and Girls' Lives, University of Pennsylvania
Michael Reichert is a psychologist and the founding director of the Center for the Study of Boys’ and Girls’ Lives at the University of Pennsylvania. He has conducted global studies on boys and written several books, including most recently, How to Raise a Boy: The Power of Connection to Build Good Men. Reichert has maintained a clinical practice outside Philadelphia since 1984, specializing in work with boys, men, and their families. He has also been the supervising psychologist at an independent boys’ school, consulted for hundreds of schools, led workshops, and spoken to diverse audiences and in the media. Reichert writes a column for Psychology Today, The Power of Connection.