Calvin Colarusso, M.D.


An eminent authority in the field of development, Dr. Colarusso is a board-certified Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, where he served for two decades as Director of the Child Psychiatry Residency Training Program.

He is also a Training and Supervising Analyst in child and adult psychoanalysis at the San Diego Psychoanalytic Institute and an internationally known lecturer to students, professionals, and the general public on many aspects of normal and pathologic development.

His six books in print have been published in English, Korean, and Spanish. He has published over 50 articles in peer-reviewed journals. See

Dr. Colarusso resides in La Jolla, California with his wife of 51 years, three married children, and 6 grandchildren. Playtime is filled with music, travel, physical fitness, and golf.

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