Barry Michels, LCSW, JD, has been in private practice as a psychotherapist since 1986. He holds a law degree from University of California, Berkeley, and an MSW from the University of Southern California. Michels is also a contributor to Psychology Today and coauthored The Tools with Dr. Phil Stutz.
He is coauthor, with Phil Stutz, of The Tools, which discusses "five tools to help you find courage, creativity, and willpower—and inspire you to live life in forward motion."
These five tools comprise a results-oriented practice that aims to deliver readers/participants relief from persistent problems and restore control in their lives.