Dr. Allan G. Hedberg is a clinical psychologist and maintains a private practice in Fresno, California. He received his doctorate in 1969, from Queen’s University, Canada. He has published over 75 papers and has presented many professional seminars on various topics, such as addiction problems, marriage and family enrichment, the aging brain, depression and leadership. He is a contributing author to five professional books.
He serves as a consultant to churches, businesses, hospitals, schools, and various non-profit social agencies and health organizations. He is a frequent speaker and provides workshops to both professional and lay groups on topics, such as family relationships, marital enrichment, stress management, aging and retirement. He is frequently interviewed on radio and television regarding the psychological implications of current events.
Dr. Hedberg is active in professional affairs and has held offices in several professional organizations. He served as President of the California Psychological Association. He also served on the Board of Governors of Trinity Western University, British Columbia, Canada for 22 years, and served as Chairman of the Board for five years.
He is a founding principal of Avante Health and Avante Behavioral Health, which provides behavioral health care and EAP services to private companies and governmental entities in California.
Dr. Hedberg and his wife, Bernice, live in Fresno, California. They both are active in their community and church. Their three children, Carrie, Darcie, and Ethan, and their spouses are active in their respective professions.