George James is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist who specializes in helping couples improve the quality of their relationship, reconcile conflicts & overcome intense situations such as affairs, lack of communication, parenting struggles, loss of a loved one & much more. He also works extensively with adult men & adolescent boys on various issues including defining manhood, career & work/life balance.
Mr. James is a recognized speaker, workshop leader and lecturer on various topics. He has had over 400 speaking and media appearances in the past seven years. His breadth of expertise includes a special emphasis on topics geared towards couples, men, athletes, actors/entertainers, businesses, college students and people of color. Mr. James is devoted to working with people to help them improve their quality of life, to be involved in the healing of their wounds and enrichment of their relationships.
Mr. James is president and CEO of George Talks, LLC, a communication and consulting company. Mr. James has taught, presented, spoken and consulted with multiple businesses, organizations, universities and places of faith, including Eastern University, Northern Illinois University, Lincoln University, AOL Black Voices, Villanova University, NCAA Division 1 Basketball Teams, Cardone Industries, Bethany Baptist Church, Independence Blue Cross, Catholic Health East, Urban Philly and Philadelphia Mayor’s Office of Community Service to name a few. He is also the founder and director for the past ten years of a men’s group that focuses on helping men improve their emotional, psychological, physical and spiritual well being.
Mr. James has been a reoccurring expert guest on many TV and online programs including: It’s Your Call with Lynn Doyle (an Emmy Award winning, issues-oriented talk show covering various topics with viewers from Maine to Florida); Comcast Network CN8; NBC10’s 10! Show (News & Entertainment morning program on Philadelphia’s NBC affiliate); CBS3; FOX29; AOL Black Voices and NBC10’s (Philadelphia affiliates of CBS, FOX & NBC) evening news. In 2005, Mr. James appeared weekly on CN8’s Morning Show, Your Morning (News & Entertainment morning program on the Comcast Network). Mr. James has also been an expert guest on many Philadelphia radio stations including WURD 900 AM, WRNB 107.9 FM, WPHI 100.3 FM, WPPZ 103.9 FM, Detroit’s WJR 760 AM and Chicago’s WVON 1690 AM. Since 2004, Mr. James has appeared in over 125 television and radio interviews.