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Dr. Moira Somers PH.D., C.PSYCH.



Dr. Moira Somers is a neuropsychologist, family wealth consultant, behavioural strategist, and executive coach. She specializes in the psychology of money. In her work, Moira addresses matters that range from the highly personal concerns of executives and business-owning families all the way up to behaviourally informed product design. Although Canada is her home, her client base is international.

Business-owning families work with Moira to assist in transitions of all kinds. She leads retreats for family assemblies and consults to family offices on topics that include adaptation to wealth, Next Gen leadership development, and best practices in dementia-proofing.


In addition to her work with Blackwood, Moira is a faculty member at the Ultra High Net Worth Institute and the Financial Transitionist® Institute. She leads the Financial Psychology Special Interest Group for the American Psychological Association.  The author of Advice that Sticks, Moira is a featured guest and writer for many financial advising / family office podcasts and publications. She provides in-house training for wealth advisory and FinTech firms and delivers keynote addresses to financial planning organizations around the globe. 

To learn more about Moira, and the work that she does, refer to

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