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Dr. Jonathan Salk MD

Jonathan Salk is co-author with his father, the late Jonas Salk, of A New Reality: Human Evolution for a Sustainable Future and a highly respected adult, child, and adolescent psychiatrist. A New Reality was initially released nearly four decades ago and recently rewritten and updated for a new generation. The book provides a startling, fresh message of understanding, perspective, and hope for today’s tense, rapidly changing world.


A graduate of Stanford University and the University of Southern California School of Medicine, Jonathan completed his training at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine where he is currently Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry. He has lectured and taught about the theory and practice of psychiatry and is in full-time private practice, as well as Senior Fellow of the Design Futures Council.