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About Ron Deal
Ron Deal is husband to Nan (since 1986) and proud father of Braden, Connor, and Brennan. Everything else is just details.
Ron L. Deal is a bestselling author, licensed marriage & family therapist, podcaster, and popular conference speaker who conducts “laugh and learn” marriage and family seminars and professional training around the country. He specializes in both marriage enrichment and stepfamily education.
Frequently featured in the national media, Ron is a leading national expert and the most widely read and viewed author on blended families in the country. He serves as President of Smart Stepfamilies™ and Director of FamilyLife Blended®, a division of FamilyLife®.
Connor Creative Art Center
Connor Creative Art Center is a therapeutic space for formerly trafficked and exploited children
located on the property of the Touch A Life Care Center in Ghana, West Africa.
It was built in memory of the Deal's son, Connor, who died tragically at the age of 12.
If you're at the end of your marital rope, don't let go.
Ron Deal offers intensive marital therapy for couples in crisis. You can receive personal care from one of the most respected marriage experts in the country. Plus, blended family couples can find Recognized Smart Stepfamily Therapy Providers nationwide from a growing list of therapists.
"His ability to connect with the crowd was incredible and he held their attention the whole day. Comments from attendees included everything from "funny and entertaining" to "an event that saved our marriage."
Rebecca L. Holland
"Ron hit it out of the park. My wife and I loved this seminar. So did our church. Ron brings a great mixture of biblical depth and practicality. Great stories, humor, and content."
H. Henry Williams
"The Couple Checkup Conference was the best couple’s event we have hosted at Chapelwood. The group summary report we received the week before the event was a powerful tool that shaped the entire conference."
Rev Tim Roth
"A necessity for every stepfamily."