About the Author
Murray Schane, M.D. is a psychiatrist and graduate of Stanford Medical School. Trained in psychiatry at Einstein College of Medicine in New York, he has worked as a clinician, professor, supervisor, and director of psychiatric residency training as a faculty member of Columbia University.
Dr. Schane wrote Panzil, a new children’s book series, with illustrator David K. Gordon. His other children’s book project, a collaboration with his artist son Tristan Schane, is about a little robot yearning to become a real boy.
Dr. Schane is Past President of MaleSurvivor: National Organization against Male Sexual Victimization and he chaired its International Conferences from 2003 to 2014. He is a faculty member of the International Masterson Institute founded by James Masterson, M.D., a post-graduate training program in the psychotherapy of personality disorders and psychological trauma. Dr. Schane lives in New York City with his wife.
He has two adult sons.