Ph.D., Marriage and Family Therapy, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, Texas
M.Ed., Guidance, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas
B.A. in secondary education; teaching fields-Earth Science and Art, Baylor University, Waco, Texas
Linda Metcalf, Ph.D., LMFT is a Professor of Education and Director of Graduate Counseling Programs at Texas Wesleyan University in Fort Worth, Texas where she also maintains a private practice and school consulting. She is the author of ten books including Counseling Toward Solutions (1995, 2008, Wiley), A Field Guide to the Solution Focused School (Wiley, 2008),Parenting Toward Solutions (1997, Prentice Hall), The Miracle Question, (2004, Crown House, UK) and Marriage and Family Therapy: A Practice Oriented Approach (Springer, 2011).She has presented to trainees in the United States, Australia, Japan, Newfoundland, Germany, Scotland, England, Norway, Amsterdam, Singapore and Canada, Thailand and more. She is Past President of both the Texas Association for Marriage and Family therapy and the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. She lives in Fort Worth, Texas with her husband Roger. Together, they are proud parents of three adult children, Roger Jr., Kelli and Ryan.