About Dr. Randy Carlson

Dr. Randy is the chief operating officer and Chairman of Family Life Communications Incorporated and is the founder of Intentional Living® (Parent Talk, Inc.). His passion is to help people experience life as God intended.  
Dr. Randy has written or coauthored seven books: Starved for Affection, Unlocking the Secrets of Your Childhood Memories, Parent Talk, Father Memories, The Cain & Abel Syndrome, The Power of One Thing and his most recent, Freedom from Hijacked Emotions – Overcoming Anxiety, Anger, and Fear. 
Randy is a licensed marriage and family therapist with a doctorate in counseling psychology and over twenty-six years of counseling experience. He shares wisdom, encouragement and comfort from God’s Word with people who call in to his daily syndicated Intentional Living program and Podcast where he offers biblical help for living an intentional life in Christ. He has appeared on national radio and television shows such as Good Morning America and Focus on the Family. He also speaks at conferences and seminars around the country. 
Dr. Carlson and his wife, Donna, have three grown children and eight grandchildren and reside in Tucson, Arizona. Randy and Donna share a deep commitment to each other, to their family, and to helping others live an intentional life in Christ.