Dr. Christopher Thurber is a board-certified clinical psychologist and father. He produced The Secret Ingredients of Summer Camp Success, the American Camp Association’s homesickness prevention DVD-CD set, and co-authored the bestselling The Summer Camp Handbook (Perspective Publishing). Both family resources are available at www.campspirit.com. During the academic year, Dr. Thurber serves as the school psychologist at Phillips Exeter Academy. In the summer, he’s the waterfront director at Camp Belknap in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire.