Dr. John Sharry is a founding director of the Parents Plus Charity, Principal Social Worker at the Mater Hospital Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service, and an adjunct senior lecturer at the School of Psychology in University College Dublin. He is the best selling author of ten positive psychology and self-help books including Becoming a Solution Detective and Positive Parenting that have been translated into eight languages including Japanese, Chinese and Arabic. He is the lead developer of the award winning Parents Plus, Working Things Out and SilverCloud mental health Programmes, and a leading researcher in the application of technology to mental health services delivery. John is a renowned teacher, trainer and workshop presenter nationally and internationally and a weekly columnist with the Irish Times. www.solutiontalk.ie.