Hans SteinerHans Steiner (born 1946, Vienna) is Professor (Emeritus, Active) of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Human Development at Stanford University, School of Medicine. In 2010 he was awarded Lifetime Distinguished Fellow by the American Psychiatric Association.
He continues teaching and research and maintains a selective private practice in Palo Alto.
He advocates the developmental psychopathology and developmental psychiatry perspective within psychiatry. He works in the subfields of Aggression, its normal and abnormal development; Disruptive behavior disorders (such as Conduct disorder, Oppositional defiant disorder, Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder); Eating disorders (Anorexia nervosa, Bulimia nervosa); Trauma-related sychopathology (Acute stress disorder, Posttraumatic stress disorder, Dissociative disorder, Resilience); the overlap between psychiatric and other medical disorders (Somatoform disorders, Medical trauma); personality development across the life span, and sports psychology. Provided by Wikipedia