Doug Anderson, Ph.D.          

Licensed Psychologist
Licensed School Psychologist

Professional & Executive Coach

 Doug Anderson is an engaging, entertaining and dynamic trainer, consultant and coach specializing in empowering schools, organizations, corporations, families and individuals to maximize their potential.  Dr. Anderson has dedicated his career as a licensed school psychologist, child and family psychologist and professional & executive coach to fulfill the dreams of clients by utilizing their strengths and previous successes to achieve their current goals.  Doug’s engaging and professional style empowers others to overcome obstacles and achieve value-based goals toward success, fulfillment and happiness. 

Doug earned his Ph.D. at the University of Minnesota.  He has more than 15 years of experience working with parents, families, children and youth as a licensed psychologist and school psychologist.  In addition Doug has received extensive coach training in one of the handful of programs certified by the International Coach Federation (ICF).  The ICF is generally considered the gold standard for coach certification. 

As a coach for clients in the U.S. and internationally, Doug specializes in increasing the success and fulfillment at work for executives, professionals and entrepreneurs who are struggling with difficulties or stress with children or at home. Dr. Anderson’s utilizes his expertise in working with families and schools to support clients in finding solutions at home while maximizing their potential at work. 

As a local, national and international trainer, consultant and coach in schools and organizations, Doug combines expertise, passion and practical strategies. He has trained thousands of professionals and has a 99%+ recommendation rating by participants.

Doug’s professional experiences also include teaching graduate level courses for the University of Minnesota, University of MN Rochester Center, and Augsburg College and supervising interns for the University of Minnesota.  Doug is a journal author and was recently highlighted in a book emphasizing successful discipline and student engagement.  Doug has experience working overseas in Singapore for three years.

Doug lives life to the fullest in Minneapolis, MN with his wife, two children and dog Molly.  Doug is passionate about his family, friends and community.  He spends his free time with his family and friends outdoors and loves hiking, surfing, volleyball, cross country skiing, sailing and water skiing.  Doug loves travel and adventure and has been fortunate to travel extensively nationally and internationally for work and pleasure.   Dr. Anderson has personal experience balancing the demands of owning his own business while navigating the stress of family members with chronic health and mental health concerns.


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