Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. wrote the internationally acclaimed book, The Developing Mind: Toward a Neurobiology of Interpersonal Experience (1999). His most recent book is The Mindful Brain. Dr. Siegel is an associate clinical professor psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine. He is also the Director of the Mindsight Institute, an educational organization that focuses on how the development of individuals, families, and communities can be enhanced by examining the interface of human relationships and basic biological processes.