Dr. Ted Klontz, Ph.D., is co-founder of Your Mental Wealth™ and the Financial Psychology Institute™. With over 45 years of counseling and coaching experience, he is recognized as a pioneer in the emerging field of financial psychology specializing in behavioral change. Dr. Klontz has an extensive international practice; working with individuals, couples, families, businesses and organizations.
He is an author of 6 books, a published researcher, professional speaker, trainer, workshop designer and facilitator and trouble-shooter. His corporate work is focused on the psychological factors and research implications/applications to the areas of strategic planning, productivity, intrinsic motivation, succession planning, and employee retention.
Dr. Klontz’s clients have included the U.S. Defense Department, financial professionals, collegiate and professional athletes, entertainers, high wealth, and high profile individuals and families. Dr. Klontz is well-known for the development and customized application of unique tools and techniques for helping change troublesome behaviors. He appears frequently in expert roles in local, national, and international media, including the Oprah Winfrey Network as well as many of the national TV networks.
Dr. Klontz’s latest endeavors include the development of a 3-day workshop series called “Exquisite Listening and Elegant Communication” that he leads at various venues in North and Central America as well as leading a number of professional training groups.