Dr. George James, LMFT, graduated from Villanova University as a Presidential Scholar and majored in psychology with a concentration in Africana Studies. He received his Masters of Family Therapy degree from Drexel University, where he also received awards in leadership and community service. He received his doctorate in clinical psychology from Immaculata University.
Dr. George counsels people on how to overcome everyday relational struggles so they can build successful connections in love, family and career. With a practical approach to relationships and life, Dr. George helps bring success within reach of those he influences. He works extensively with professional athletes, entertainers, adult men and women, executives, couples and young adult men on various issues, including adulting, career, anxiety, work-life balance, love life, leadership, parenting, depression and communication.
Dr. George has worked extensively with Google via The Ladipo Group since 2019. He has facilitated workshops for the Standing in Solidarity Series and The Retention & Progression Team, to name a few. The concepts included rapid response sessions to support Black Googlers through ongoing racial injustices, group coaching sessions to support the clients of the Retention Team, and creating safe spaces for Black male Googlers to connect.
Additionally, Dr. George is the Chief Innovation Officer, senior staff therapist and AAMFT-approved supervisor at Council for Relationships and an assistant professor for the Couple and Family Therapy Program at Thomas Jefferson University. He is also the president and CEO of George Talks, LLC, a communication and consulting company that has consulted with multiple businesses, organizations, universities and places of faith, including Deloitte, J.P. Morgan, Advertising Specialty Institute (ASI), Annie Casey Foundation, Abington Friends School, Nickelodeon, Concilio, NAACP (Various Chapters), Villanova University, multiple Fortune Top 50 companies, William Penn Charter School, and many others.
Dr. George is also a reoccurring expert guest on radio, television and online programs including The TODAY Show, Nickelodeon, CNBC, “Home & Family Show,” on Hallmark, Good Day LA, Good Day DC, Good Day Philadelphia” on FOX29, iHeartradio, NBC10, and RadioOne. He is married and is the parent of two children.