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Joe Navarro M.A.


Joe Navarro, M.A., is a 25-year veteran of the FBI, where he served on the National Security Division’s elite Behavioral Analysis Program. For five decades, he has been studying, researching, and teaching on the use of nonverbal communication and human behavior for assessing and interacting with others. He has lectured throughout the world for corporate groups, and private and public institutions, including Wayne State University School of Medicine, Harvard Business School, and at the Baylor College of Medicine-Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in Houston, Texas.

Navarro brings together his academic background, decades of observation, scientific research, and practical experience catching spies to the art and science of observing and interpreting human behavior. Mr. Navarro is also the author of the international best-selling book What Every BODY is Saying; Louder Than Words; The Dictionary of Body Language; Dangerous Personalities; Three Minutes to Doomsday; and Be Exceptional.

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