Dr. Dan Wile

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  About Dr. Dan Wile

About Dr. Dan Wile


Dan Wile, the beloved husband and therapist, died on March 18th, 2020.
August 3, 1938 – March 18, 2020

Dan Wile, Ph.D., the developer of Collaborative Couple Therapy, is internationally recognized for his innovative work with couples and his expertise in transforming conflict into opportunities for intimacy. He has been described by leading marital therapy researcher, John Gottman, Ph.D., as “a genius and the greatest living marital therapist.” 

Dr. Wile’s clinical expertise includes forty years as a couple’s therapist. He is was an Assistant Professor at the University of California at Berkeley, and taught at several graduate programs in the San Francisco Bay area. Renowned for his engaging personal style and unique ability to skillfully address both theory and practice.  

Dr. Wile has published widely on psychotherapeutic theory and couple therapy. He is the author of Couples Therapy: A Nontraditional Approach, After the Honeymoon: How Conflict Can Improve Your Relationship and after the Fight: Using Your Disagreements to Build a Stronger Relationship. 

Upcoming Trainings with Dr. Dan Wile

Collaborative Couples Therapy
Presented by: Dan Wile