Richard Gallagher, Ph.D. is Associate Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the NYU School of Medicine. He is a clinical psychologist and neuropsychologist who holds a senior position at the Child Study Center of the NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Gallagher specializes in treating children with anxiety disorders including selective mutism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorders, and learning disorders. He has presented on his work to national conventions, teacher conferences, parent education workshops, and has been seen or quoted in the Today Show, Good Morning America, CBS Evening News, The New York Times, and Parents. He has developed methods for treating social anxiety in young children and organizational problems in children.