Bob Ditter, M.ED., LCSW

Bob Ditter is a well regarded child, adolescent and family therapist from Boston, Massachusetts. He is a nationally recognized trainer and consultant and works with organizations that work with young people. His clients have included Sea World, the Disney Channel, the Salvation Army, Girls Scouts of America, YMCA, American Camp Association, Jewish Community Centers, Camp Fire USA, Children’s Oncology Camps of America, the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, private and public schools and others. He has appeared on the “ABC Evening News with Peter Jennings,” “Good Morning America” and twice on NBC’s “The Today Show.” He has been quoted in The New York Times, Parent Magazine, the Ladies Home Journal, Money Magazine and USA Today. Sports Illustrated called him “…camping’s most articulate spokesman” because of his work with children’s summer camps since 1982. He has visited over 600 summer camps in the United States and has authored four books for camp professionals and 14 brand new training DVDs. He is best known in camp circles as the author of the popular column, “In the Trenches,” which has appeared regularly in Camping Magazine since 1987.

General Inquiries

For general inquiries, information about hiring me as a speaker, trainer or questions about products or services.

Expert Witness Work

Bob Ditter provides consultation, report writing and expert testimony in civil cases involving children’s summer camps where there has been an allegation of inappropriate conduct by camp staff and campers. Please contact Bob directly for more information.

Training and Professional Development

Click the heading above for a listing of some of my most popular training sessions.

Mailing Address

Bob Ditter
72 Montgomery Street
Boston, MA 02116


617 438 3020