Ben Stich, LICSW, M.Ed is the Director of Training & Curriculum Development for Think:Kids. Ben provides strategic and administrative leadership to the Think:Kids certification team. Together, the team uses a mixture of training, group supervision, recording reviews, and individual coaching to create experts in applying the Collaborative Problem Solving model, as well as certified trainers of the model.
Ben has extensive experience in working with young people with challenging behavior, and currently provides CPS family counseling and Family and Divorce Mediation in his private practice in Natick, MA. Previously, Ben worked for eight years as a Program Director at Germaine Lawrence, a residential treatment program for adolescent girls, and six years as an Adjustment Counselor at a Massachusetts high school where he introduced and helped the district adopt CPS. He earned an MSW from the Boston College Graduate School of Social Work and an M.Ed in Organizational Development from Endicott College.