APA Center for Organizational Excellence: Episode: September/October 2008

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Episode 8: "September/October 2008"

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Duration: 27:50

Episode 8

Brad Klontz, PsyD, CSAC


The psychology of money. Learn how money issues are affecting your employees and organization and how “money scripts” shape our financial behavior. In this episode, our featured interview with Dr. Brad Klontz, clinical psychologist, author and expert on the psychology of money. Also, a discussion of how employees respond to being given more autonomy and control at work.


  • 00:00 – Opening
  • 01:37 – Current Issues – Job Control
  • 08:53 – Featured Interview – Brad Klontz, PsyD, CSAC
  • 26:21 – Closing


David W. Ballard, PsyD, MBA, Assistant Executive Director for Corporate Relations and Business Strategy, American Psychological Association (APA) and APA Practice Organization

Featured Interview

Brad Klontz, PsyD, CSAC, CEO, Klontz Coaching and Consulting

Current Issues Discussant

Matthew J. Grawitch, PhD, Chair, Organizational Studies Program, School for Professional Studies, Saint Louis University

Additional Resources

Books by Brad Klontz, PsyD, CSAC

Articles by Brad Klontz, PsyD, CSAC

Articles on Job Control

"Receiving the National Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award is truly a confirmation of the many programs and services we have implemented over the years to address job-related satisfaction for our employees. We're very honored to receive this recognition."

Mark Richardson
President and CEO
Great River Health Systems