Neil E. Farber has a BS degree with honors in Psychology and completed dual Doctorate degrees in Research and Medicine. He did an anesthesiology residency and fellowships in Neuroanesthesiology research and Pediatric Anesthesiology. He is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Anesthesiology, and Pharmacology & Toxicology at the Medical College of Wisconsin and a pediatric anesthesiologist at the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.
He is a member of the International Positive Psychology Association, their section on Positive Health, and the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force for Physican Well-Being. He conducts research and lectures on creating a positive work environment, mindfulness, goal-setting, productive communication, and positive parenting. Dr. Farber is the inventor of the Action Board - the newest, science-based, goall-getting tool. He has authored more than 150 articles and abstracts, 11 book chapters and is an Ad Hoc editor for many journals including JAMA and Wilderness Medicine. Dr. Farber is a certified life coach, personal trainer, and martial arts master instructor. Most importantly, he is the lucky father of three incredible daughters.
Dr. Farber is the author of the books, The Blame Game: the Complete Guide to Blaming. How to Play and How to Quit, Making Lemonade: 101 Recipes to Convert Negatives into Positives, and the newly released The Financial Industry's Guide to the No Blaming Zone.