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Anthony Chambers, Ph.D., ABPP
• September 14, 2023

Ignoring a partner in favor of your phone, or “phubbing,” can lead to feelings of distrust and ostracism. Anthony Chambers, Ph.D., ABPP recently spoke to The New York Times to offer strategies to get past phubbing within your relationship.

“I can’t stress enough the importance of letting your partner know how you feel,” Dr. Chambers said. “Once you have understanding and clarity, you can really start to see the boost in relationship satisfaction.”

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Anthony Chambers, Ph.D., ABPP

Chief Academic Officer
Director, Center for Applied Psychological and Family Studies
Clinical Professor of Psychology

Anthony Chambers, Ph.D., ABPP, is the chief academic officer and a Board Certified Couple and Family Psychologist on staff at The Family Institute at Northwestern University. Dr. Chambers is also the director of Northwestern University's Center for Applied Psychological and Family Studies, in addition to his clinical professorship in the Department of Psychology.