Peter is an author, psychology professor and former private practitioner. He resides in one of the most picturesque regions of the world, Niagara Falls. www.petersacco.com
Peter is also columnist/author of over 500 articles in Canadian and USA media/magazines. He has also written several book reviews for Prentice-Hall Publishing Canada.
TELEVISION AND MEDIA
Sacco appears regularly on television and radio talk shows both in the United States and Canada. He has been the assistant producer and host of documentaries on relationships, psychological issues and child issues. Some of the shows include:
HAUNTED NIAGARA – Host/writer
MENTAL HEALTH MATTERS (2 seasons) – Host/producer
RETURN TO HAUNTED NIAGARA – Host/writer
PARENTING IN THE MILLENNIUM – Host/writer
CRIMINAL INTENT: ACTUS RUES (pilot episode) – Host/writer
FAST FOOD DATING: YOUR 2 CENTS – Host/writer
BODY TALK (Pre-production) – Host/writer
Peter has also written scripts for TV commercials, as well as for Los Angeles/Canadian movie production companies. He was worked with Academy Award winner Joe Mayer and also wrote Vices commercial which premiered at the Boston Film Festival.
He is an Adjunct Psychology Professor at Niagara University in Lewiston, NY in the Teacher Education Program. Creator and instructor of the Criminal Psychology Program offered at Niagara College, Canada. He is also an instructor at McMaster University, Canada in the Addiction Studies Program and Police Foundations Study. Sacco is also an international lecturer on psychology/self-help related topics. Peter received the Excellence in Teaching from McMaster University in 2004 after 3 previous nominations. Peter also occasionally lectures at Brock University.
In 2008 Peter received the ultimate compliment when he was nominated for the Reality TV show TVO's Best Lecturer in Canada!