Russ Federman, Ph.D., A.B.P.P., is in in private practice in Charlottesville, Virginia specializing in psychotherapy with individuals having bipolar disorder. From 2000 through 2013 he had been the Director of University of Virginia, Counseling and Psychological Services. He is a licensed psychologist, a Diplomate in Clinical Psychology through the American Board of Professional Psychology, and a member of the editorial board for the Journal of College Counseling. Dr. Federman co-authored the book - Facing Bipolar: The Young Adult's Guide to Dealing with Bipolar Disorder (New Harbinger Publications, 2010). Over the last decade he has been an innovator setting new trends in university counseling centers' approaches to treatment of students with bipolar disorder.