Miriam Greenspan, M.Ed., LMHC, is a psychotherapist in private practice, consultant, writer, and internationally-known workshop leader. A pioneer in women's psychology and psychotherapy, her first book, A New Approach to Women and Therapy, helped define the field. Healing Through the Dark Emotions: the Wisdom of Grief, Fear, and Despair (Shambhala, 2003), a Boston Globe bestseller, won the 2004 Nautilus Award in psychology for “books that make a contribution to conscious living and positive social change” and was chosen as one of the best spiritual books of 2003 by Spirituality & Health Magazine. Ms. Greenspan's work has been featured in numerous magazines, including Psychology Today, Ms., Body & Soul, Shambhala Sun, New Woman, Tikkun, Spirituality & Health, the Sun, and Ode. Her blogs have appeared in Huffington Post: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/author/miriam-greenspan
Miriam is also a poet with a manuscript called “The Heroin Addict’s Mother”.
Awards and Recognition
- 2004 winner of gold Nautilus Award in self help/psychology