Lisa Boesky, PhD


Lisa Boesky, PhD is a Clinical Psychologist, National Speaker, Expert Witness, Consultant, and Author of several books, including When to Worry: How to Tell if Your Teen Needs Help—and What to Do About It. She has been interviewed by Anderson Cooper, Bill O’Reilly, CNN, CNN International, NPR, 20/20, Fox News and in print by USA Today, US News & World Report, and People Magazine among others. Dr. Lisa specializes in Suicide among teens and has worked with challenging and dangerous youth in psychiatric hospitals and juvenile justice facilities. In addition to providing high-energy and content-filled presentations to professionals across the country, Dr. Lisa consults on issues related to Suicidal young people, and serves as an Expert Witness on legal cases related to Suicidal youth. Find out more at

Dr. Boesky will be speaking about Children, Teens, & Suicide: Who Is Most at Risk and 10 Ways We Sometimes Get It Wrong