James “Jim” Winston, Jr., is the father of two teenage boys and a psychologist in private practice with decades of experience in the field of addiction. He holds a B.A. and Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and a Masters of Letters from the University of Oxford. He is a trustee of the Winston Family Foundation and chair of the Winston Family Initiative at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. He began his career working with a drug program at a Federal Correctional Institution before moving to Florida to serve as the clinical supervisor of an adolescent sex offender treatment program run by the University of Miami. He is passionate about using science-based education to highlight the effects of digital technology on people, and adolescents in particular.
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