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One Less Thing to Worry About: Uncommon Wisdom for Coping with Common Anxieties
With Jerilyn Ross, M.A. (2009, Ballantine)

One Less Thing to Worry About is not only an invaluable companion for anyone who worries but also a great read! The examples are compelling, and Ross’s wide clinical and academic experience shines throughout.”
–Judith L. Rapoport, M.D., author of The Boy Who Couldn’t Stop Washing

“Whether you worry a little or a lot, I think you will feel better, as I did, after reading One Less Thing to Worry About. This is a brilliant book, by a master on the subject, on how to handle modern anxiety.”
–Jean Carper, author of Food: Your Miracle Medicine

“This is a practical but wise book, steeped in research and clinical experience, a must both for people who suffer from anxiety disorders and for those who simply experience the common anxieties of everyday life.”
–Myrna Weissman, Ph.D., Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Satisfaction: Women, Sex, and the Quest for Intimacy
With Anita H. Clayton, M.D. (2007, Ballantine)
Finalist, 2007 Books For A Better Life Award (Multiple Sclerosis Society)
Translated into eight languages.

"...this is an empowering, hopeful book. Good, happy, joyful sex and love [are] within the reach of all women... if only they would be honest with themselves about who they are and what they want."
The Washington Post Book World

"This is one of the best-written and most understandable books on sexuality this reviewer has seen recently, incorporating both immediacy and judicious humor..."

--Library Journal

Thriving with Heart Disease: The Leading Authority on the Emotional Effects of Heart Disease Tells You and Your Family How to Heal and Reclaim Your Lives
With Wayne M. Sotile, Ph.D. (2003, Free Press)

"This wonderful book fills a critical void for patients by dealing with the day-to-day emotional and psychosocial challenges of heart disease--managing stress, coping with anger and hostility, dealing with depression, and resuming sexual activity. Peppered with inspirational real-life stores, anecdotal experiences, humor, self-assessment tests, and compassionate, practical, research-based advice, it addresses many important patient questions that are seldom asked or inadequately addressed..."
–Barry A. Franklin, Ph.D., Director, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Exercise Laboratories, William Beaumont Hospital

Selected Works

Autism Spectrum Disorders
With Robert J. Bernstein
Gold Medal, Independent Publisher Book Awards
Winner, Best Book Awards
"Will provide readers with lots of practical ways to work with the full spectrum of individuals with autism."--from the Foreword by Temple Grandin, Ph.D., author of The Way I See It and The Autistic Brain
With Jerilyn Ross, M.A.
"Extraordinarily helpful and practical! I highly recommend it as a way to help you better understand how and why you worry and as a way to begin to be less anxious about it all.”
–Christiane Northrup, M.D., author of The Wisdom of Menopause and Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom
With Anita H. Clayton, M.D.
"This is one of the best-written and most understandable books on sexuality this reviewer has seen recently, incorporating both immediacy and judicious humor..."
Library Journal
Cardiac Psychology
With Wayne M. Sotile, Ph.D.
"Reveals [how] we can gain insights while overcoming heart disease and achieve a wonderful growth experience. This book is for everyone with a heart."
–Mehmet Oz., M.D., founder, Complementary Medicine Program at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and host of The Dr. Oz Show