Dr. Christie Hartman is an internationally recognized dating expert, behavioral scientist, and author of five dating advice books. A recovering academic and closeted nerd, Christie has refocused her overactive, analytical mind on unraveling the scientific and psychological mysteries behind dating and attraction. Catering to both men and women, she deconstructs all that is baffling about dating and makes it easily digestible to singles.
Christie is the author of Changing Your Game: A Man’s Guide to Success with Women; standing out among a sea of pickup guides and seduction tomes, Changing Your Game offers intelligent and straightforward advice to men and shows them what it takes to succeed with women while still being themselves. To follow up Changing Your Game‘s success, Christie recently released Back In The Game: Succeeding With Women After a Divorce, a dating guide for men who want to shake off their divorces and find love again.
Christie also has three books for women: Find The Love of Your Life Online, a must-have guide for every woman navigating the dense jungles of online dating, shares the secrets to avoiding the online dating mistakes most women make. She also wrote the groundbreaking Dating the Divorced Man: Sort through the Baggage to Decide if He’s Right for You and It’s Not Him, It’s YOU: The Truth You May Not Want – But Need – To Hear, both of which are available in multiple languages.
Christie has appeared on national television, including the Today Show and Fox News Live, and has made appearances on local TV shows such as News2 Denver, the Everyday show, and Daybreak. She’s a frequent guest expert on the radio, has published articles for eHarmony, JDate, The Good Men Project, YourTango, Denver Magazine, and Cupid’s Pulse, and has been quoted in articles for CNN, U.S. News, Match.com, Chicago Tribune, Cosmopolitan, Men’s Health, Women’s Health, Jezebel, Yahoo, and Marie Claire.
A graduate of the University of Colorado, Christie earned her MA in Clinical Psychology, her PhD in Behavioral Genetics, and worked as a scientist for 11 years. Living in Denver with her husband, Christie enjoys hiking and camping, and has a particular fondness for science fiction.