- While earning her doctorate at Columbia, she taught at Hunter College in New York.
- In 1955, won The $64,000 Question game show in the category of boxing, and later triumphed on The $64,000 Challenge.
- Appeared before the grand jury investigating quiz-show rigging in the late 1950s.
- Her syndicated column at one time appeared in more than 300 newspapers.
- Among her TV series were The Dr. Joyce Brothers Show, Ask Dr. Brothers, Consult Dr. Brothers and Living Easy With Dr. Joyce Brothers.
- Considered herself "the founding mother [of] media psychology."
- Wrote 10 books on the subject of psychology.
- Often appeared as herself in TV series and films.
- Was a guest on The Tonight Show With Johnny Carson more than 90 times.
- Estelle Bauer — Mother
- Lisa Brothers Arbisser — Daughter
- Milton Brothers — Husband (deceased)
- Morris K. Bauer — Father
- Elaine Bauer Goldsmith — Sister
- Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States (BS in Home Economics and Psychology, 1947); Columbia University, New York, New York, United States (MA in Psychology, 1950; PhD in Psychology, 1953)
- Birth Name: Joyce Diane Bauer
- Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
- Birthday: October 20, 1927, Libra
- Died: May 13, 2013
- Profession: Psychologist, Writer
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