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DOROTHY W. CANTOR, PSY.D.

Dr. Dorothy W. Cantor served as the 105th President of the American Psychological Association in 1996-97. She is currently president of the American Psychological Foundation. A 1976 graduate of the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University, she has previously served on the Board of Directors of the Association. She organized and chaired both the APA Committee on Urban Initiatives and the Task Force on the Changing Gender Composition of Psychology. She is a past-president of the New Jersey Psychological Association and for 5 years served as Director of Professional affairs for the Association. She is a co-founder of Women in Psychology for Legislative Action, a national PAC.

Dr. Cantor has a private practice in Westfield, N.J. She has written or edited six books and numerous articles, focusing on women's issues and advocacy. Her last book, prior to Finding Your Voice, was What Do You Want to Do When You Grow Up?. Dr. Cantor has also appeared as an expert on countless television shows, including Good Morning America, Prime Time Live, and the Today show, and on CNBC and the Fox News Channel. She is long married, and has two children and seven grandchildren.