Steven Pritzker



Steven Pritzker

Adjunct Faculty

Humanistic and Clinical Psychology
Saybrook University
Office Phone
Email [email protected]

Dr. Steven Pritzker is a teacher, researcher, writer, speaker and creativity coach. He conceived and is Co-Editor-in-Chief of The Encyclopedia of Creativity, a groundbreaking two volume work which provided the first comprehensive review of creativity research in many different domains. He was President and a Fellow of Division 10 of The American Psychological Association (Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts). Dr. Pritzker was a founder and Director of the Creativity Studies Certificate and Masters and Doctoral Specializations at Saybrook University where he is a faculty member. Prior to earning his doctorate at USC, he wrote over 75 network television episodes for series including Emmy winners Room 222 and The Mary Tyler Moore Show. He worked as a writer or writer/producer on over 200 network episodes including Breaking Away, Delvecchio, The Partridge Family, The Loveboat, Maude, Fish, Silver Spoons and The Hogan Family.

Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise
Addiction/Substance Abuse Substance Abuse and Addiction
Organizational Culture
Business/IO Psychology Organizational Development
Coaching Life Coaching
Consciousness & Spirituality Studies Consciousness Studies / Altered States of Consciousness
Personal Mythology
Creativity Studies Arts and healing
Mood Disorders Bipolar Disorder
Counseling Psychology
Educational Psychology
Psychology Humanistic Psychology
Transpersonal Psychology
Therapeutic/Theoretical Orientation Existential psychology
Expressive Arts
Family Systems Theory
Jungian psychology
Mindfulness practices
Transpersonal psychology
Education History
Degree Institution Year
B.S. Business Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 1962
M.S. Counseling Psychology University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 1980
Ph.D Educational Psychology University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 1997
Professional Memberships
Role Organization
American Psychological Association
Past President APA Division 10, Psychology of Creativity, Aesthetics and The Arts
Life Member Writers Guild of America
Media Exposure

Creativity in The Classroom Video -- Writer, Executive Producer -

The Top 20 Principles of K-12 Education -- Creativity

Curriculum Vitae