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Dr. Cloud speaking at lectern

 

Dr. Cloud is a clinical psychologist, acclaimed leadership expert and best-selling author. He draws on his experience in business and his background as a clinial and consulting psychologist to impart practical and effective advice for improving leadership skills, personal relationships and business performance.

 

 

Dr. Cloud is a clinical psychologist, acclaimed leadership expert and best-selling author. He draws on his experience in business and his background as a clinical and consulting psychologist to impart practical and effective advice for improving leadership skills, personal relationships and business performance.

 

Dr. Cloud has worked with individuals from all walks of life, for more than two decades. From Wall. St. to the inner city, his research based principles have been used by millions, and featured in all forms of major media. He believes that our fulfillment and effectiveness in life centers in three areas: First, the clinical: how we think, feel and behave. Second, the relational: how we connect, love and relate. And third, performance: how we use our talents to achieve our dreams and goals. His wide range of experience as a clinician directing a chain of hospitals and treatment centers, as a coach and performance consultant to celebrities, high performers, and business leaders, and as a student and advisor of the spiritual life, give him a breadth of background and knowledge to address the major issues of life, with practical, sound, research-proven techniques to help people resolve difficult obstacles and reach their purpose, calling and dreams.

Having sold over 10 million books worldwide, Dr. Cloud’s work has been featured or reviewed in publications such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, Publisher’s Weekly, Los Angeles Times, Forbes, Fortune and many others. He is a frequent contributor to multiple news programs including CNN, Fox News Channel, ABC News and has a syndicated radio show in over 200 markets.



Dr. Henry Cloud walking on stage

"Henry Cloud has that rare combination of deep intelligence and common sense that makes him one of the most insightful leadership consultants working today. Anyone interested in becoming a healthy leader, creating a healthy culture, and generating great results should soak up his wisdom."

— Patrick Lencioni, former SVP Bain Capital, bestselling author of The Five Dysfunctions of a Team



Dr. Cloud being interviewed

In his leadership consulting practice, Dr. Cloud works with Fortune 500 companies and smaller businesses alike. As a clinical psychologist and businessman, Dr. Cloud built a company that operated forty medical facilities across the western United States. As a speaker, Dr Cloud has shared the stage with numerous business and political leaders, such as Tony Blair, Condoleezza Rice, and Jack Welch.



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Dr. Cloud is a graduate of Southern Methodist University, with a B.S. in psychology. He completed his Ph.D. in clinical psychology at Biola University, and his clinical internship at Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health. His philanthropic interests lie in poverty, as well as holistic missions in the developing world. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Tori, and their two daughters, Olivia and Lucy.