About Dr. Leah


Leah Klungness, Ph.D., is a psychologist and recognized authority on single parenting and relationship issues. Dr. Leah is the coauthor of the award winning book The Complete Single Mother: Third Edition, which is the only comprehensive and best selling self-help book ever written for single parents.

Dr. Leah’s expertise comes from her personal experiences as a single parent, as well as her training and experience as a psychologist and elementary school teacher. Dr. Leah earned her doctorate and license as a psychologist while single parenting her two young children. She has been quoted in major national magazines, newspapers, and online media including Parenting, Redbook, Working Mother, Good Housekeeping, the Ladies Home Journal, the New York Times, the Chicago Tribune, the Boston Globe, Newsday, Men’s Health, Huffington Post, WebMD, Care.com, CNN and Parenting.com and has appeared on Good Morning America and other national TV and radio talk shows.