Mel Schwartz, LCSW


Mel Schwartz is a psychotherapist, marriage counselor, author, 2x TEDx speaker, podcaster and leadership consultant. He earned his MSW from Columbia University in NYC and Master of Philosophy from Lancaster University in England.

Mel has enjoyed several defining moments in his life, which have enabled him to live the life of the self-actualization that he espouses.In mid-life, in business and with two young children, Mel had been living the life he had planned. Yet, he felt a desire for deeper fulfillment, longing for a calling with far deeper purpose. In one of his defining moments, Mel chose to welcome the uncertainty that lay ahead as he embarked on an entirely new path.
He closed his business, applied to and enrolled in graduate school to follow his emerging passion–serving others as a psychotherapist. Mel became excited by new ways of thinking that propelled him to transcend the limiting protocols taught in graduate school. He began to immerse himself in emergent ways of thinking coming from quantum physics, philosophy and other areas beyond the field of psychology. This evolving perspective enabled him to forge a singular new therapeutic approach from which to assist his clients.

In the nanosecond before you become your
next thought, you exist in a pure state of potential.

Mel is one of the first contemporary practicing psychotherapists to distill the basic principles of quantum theory into therapeutic approaches, which enable people to overcome their challenges and live to their fullest potential.
Mel’s first book, The Art of Intimacy, The Pleasure of Passion, broke new ground in illuminating the path to joyful relationships and has benefitted countless people.

His latest book, The Possibility Principle: How Quantum Physics Can Improve the Way You Think, Live and Love illuminates a radical new way of thinking enabling you to thrive in your life.

The Possibility Podcast with Mel Schwartz has listeners in over 65 countries. Mel’s blog A Shift of Mind, published in Psychology Today and and has been read by more than 7 million people.

Mel is a member of the International Society for Consciousness Studies and has been interviewed extensively on TV, print, radio and podcasts.