Dr. Richard Levak, Personality Expert
Dr. Levak is recognized as an authority on the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2), and has co-authored five books on the subject. As a personality expert, he served as a consultant to reality television programs from the beginning of that genre. He worked on Survivor, The Amazing Race, The Apprentice, The Contender, Big Brother and others, making accurate predictions about people’s behavior based on personality assessment. He is a Fellow of the San Diego Psychological Association and the Society for Personality Assessment and a Diplomate and Founding Member of the American Board of Assessment Psychology
Dr. Levak has lectured extensively in academic, professional and community settings and has appeared on television and radio programs locally and nationwide, including Chelsea, starring Chelsea Handler, Larry King Live, 20/20, Nightline, Anderson Cooper, and The Doctors. He has a bi-weekly segment, Mind Matters, on San Diego’s Fox 5 news station. Dr. Levak also assists companies with executive hiring decisions and management development. Dr. Levak has a private practice in Del Mar.