Grace Gabe, M.D., a graduate of Harvard and Boston University,
practiced psychiatry and treated many adult stepfamilies in the
Washington, D.C., area for three decades. She has published her
research in academic journals as well as popular magazines such as
Jean Lipman-Blumen, Ph.D., is a graduate of Wellesley College and the Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. She is the author of more than sixty-five articles in academic journals and has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post. Her earlier book, The Connective Edge, was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize.