Meet Our Founders

Meet our Founders

Dr. Robert Melillo 

As a clinician, professor, brain researcher and bestselling author, Dr. Robert Melillo has been helping children overcome learning and developmental challenges for over 25 years. His areas of expertise include ADHD, Learning and Behavioral Issues, Processing Disorders and Autism Spectrum Disorders.

In 2004, Dr. Melillo published Neurobehavioral Disorders of Childhood: An Evolutionary Perspective, a working theory textbook on developmental disabilities. In 2009, Dr. Melillo’s published his best-selling book Disconnected Kids that brings a fundamental and new understanding of how to address these issues through his revolutionary Brain Balance Program ®. He has since published two additional best-sellers, Reconnected Kids and Autism — The Scientific Truth About Preventing, Diagnosing and Treating Autism Spectrum Disorders. His most recent released is The Disconnected Kids Nutrition Plan.

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William Fowler

William Fowler is Co-founder of Brain Balance Achievement Centers and was Chief Executive Officer from November 2007 to March 2014. Mr. Fowler is responsible for the design, creation and implementation of the Brain Balance franchise model.

From March 2003 through March 2008, prior to co-founding Brain Balance Achievement Centers, Mr. Fowler was Associate Director at Sandler O’Neill & Partners, a New York investment banking firm. During his time at Sander O’Neill, as well as his previous tenure at JPMorgan Chase, Mr. Fowler gained extensive experience in institutional bond trading, quantitative analysis and corporate finance.

Books by Dr. Melillo

Brain Balance is a non medical program. We do not diagnose medical conditions, but rather we offer a comprehensive program to get your child back on track.