About

Dr. Watson is an award-winning clinical psychologist whose research and intervention projects have received international scholarly and media attention, including appearances on TV and radio programs such as CNN, the PBS News Hour, and The Diane Rehm Show. Dr. Watson was among the first to document drug overtreatment for ADHD in the U.S. and to demonstrate that disruptive conduct can be successfully reduced through schoolwide behavioral interventions. In addition to academic, corporate, and civic leadership positions, Dr. Watson served as a patient safety director for a large healthcare system. Currently, she is President of SLS (www.yoursls.com), a consulting firm for organizational safety and change management. She enjoys spending time with her daughter and windsurfing with her husband in Virginia and around the world. Her first book, Your Patient Safety Survival Guide, made an Amazon #1 Best Sellers List in August 2017.