Dr. Bryan Pearlman, EdD, LMSW
Life Change Specialist, Mental Performance Coach, Educator & Mediator
Dr. Bryan Pearlman holds a Doctorate of Education (EdD) from Maryville University, a Master’s of Social Work (MSW) from Louisiana State University, a Master’s of Education (MA) from Lindenwood University, and a Bachelor’s of Education (BA) from University of Missouri. He is a former school principal & teacher, a keynote speaker, and an adjunct professor of education psychology. Bryan is the author of three books: From Struggles To Successes: A Handbook For Parents & Educators, Maslow Before Bloom: Basic Human Needs Before Academics and Whatever It Takes For All Students To Succeed In School and Life. He is also the co-founder and a board member of the mental health non-profit Distinguished School of Mental Health & Wellness. Bryan utilizes a customized approach to helping people to become the best version of themselves by focusing on the client’s present state and where the client wants to go in the future. This approach includes: goal setting, mentoring, skill building, coping strategies, coaching, educating, and communicating. Bryan works with children, teens, adults, couples, and families to progress in their day-to-day lives, school, careers, and relationships with a focus on achieving balance. His approach features specific targeted action resulting in a positive change. Bryan also works with competitive athletes on mental performance. He is certified by the Missouri & Illinois Supreme Court to provide conflict resolution services for divorce, parenting, and other civil matters. He was recently recognized as a 2024 Top 30 Global Guru as a speaker, trainer and thought leader.