File Dec 19, 9 14 50 AMSteven Pfeiffer is a popular speaker on parenting and the gifted, the psychology of sport and competition; psychologist; and consultant. Professor Emeritus at Florida State University and former Professor and Director of Duke University’s gifted program, Duke TIP, with over 40 years’ experience, he brings a wealth of first-hand experience to his workshops, talks, and consulting.

Steven Pfeiffer is also a family man: married, with three grown children and 5 grandchildren.  He enjoys biking, tennis, skiing, trail running, Peloton, and international travel.

He embodies qualities that make for a lively speaker and highly effective therapist and consultant: well-trained and knowledgeable, creative, good listener, compassionate, optimistic, and clear communicator.

Read Dr. Pfeiffer’s latest interview on Innovative Leadership published in Roeper Review.

“Among the small group of the world’s leading experts in the field, Dr. Steven Pfeiffer is an unusually articulate spokesperson on the varied topics that make up the broad domains of gifted education and gifted assessment.” –Alan Kaufman, Yale University School of Medicine and Child Study Center.

Workshops for Educators


Workshops for Parents

Amazon - Steve with children 2011

Workshops for Professionals