Dr. Dan Gottlieb, Lessons in Kindness…..Autism Teaches

Dr. Dan Gottlieb discusses how his grandson, Sam, who he wrote about in his books, “Letters to Sam” and “The Wisdom of Sam”, taught him kindness and compassion from a very young age. Sam was diagnosed with autism at 18 months.  Dr. Gottlieb shares many stories of Sam and the wonderful exploration and  life lessons we can all learn from.

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About Dan Gottlieb

Dr. Dan Gottlieb has been practicing psychology since 1969.Since 1985, Daniel Gottlieb has been hosting “Voices in the Family,” an award-winning mental health call-in radio show aired on WHYY 90.9 FM, Philadelphia’s local public radio station. He has also previously published a total of four books. His most recent, “The Wisdom of Sam: Observations on Life from an Uncommon Child,”. In it, Dan tells of some of the remarkable insights shared by his grandson Sam who is on the autism spectrum. All of his royalties are donated to children’s charities. Dan is also a contributor to the Dana & Christopher Reeves Foundation.

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