Arthur L. Costa, Ed.D. is an Emeritus Professor of Education at California State University, Sacramento and Co-founder of the Institute for Intelligent Behavior. He has served as a classroom teacher, a curriculum consultant, an assistant superintendent for instruction, the Director of Educational Programs for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and was the National President of A.S.C.D. from 1988 to 1989
Author of numerous journal articles, Dr. Costa has also edited and authored or coauthored 10 books. These include Developing Minds: A Resource Book for Teaching Thinking, The Habits of Mind Series and the trilogy, Process as Content.
Louis John “Lou” Cozolino, Ph.D. is Professor of Psychology at Pepperdine University, California. Dr. Cozolino holds degrees in philosophy and theology, in addition to his doctorate in clinical psychology. He has conducted empirical research in schizophrenia, child abuse, and the long-term impact of stress.
Recently, Dr.Cozolino’s interests have turned to a synthesis of the biobehavioral sciences and psychotherapy. He is the author of The Neuroscience of Psychotherapy, as well as numerous articles and chapters on various topics. His most rencent book is The Neuroscience of Human Relationships: Attachment and the Developing Social Brain. He maintains a clinical and consulting practice in Los Angeles.