Esther Perel


Psychologist Esther Perel is recognized as one of the world’s most original and insightful voices on couples and sexuality across cultures. She is fast becoming one of the best thinkers in the healthy living space today. Fluent in nine languages, she holds a therapy practice New York City, and is a celebrated speaker sought around the globe for her incisive pulse on family, professional and communal relationships in the digital era. Her recent TED Talk went viral and was viewed by more than two million people in just a few months. Esther is the author of Mating in Captivity: Unlocking Erotic Intelligence. This bold, provocative new take on intimacy and sex was ranked as the #1 book on couples and sexuality on NPR and has become a global phenomenon translated into 25 languages. She is on the faculties of New York University Medical Center and of the International Trauma Studies Program at Columbia University

A regular media commentator, Esther has been interviewed in leading publications including the Washington Post, the New York Times, The New Yorker and the Wall Street Journal as well as being featured in Vogue, the Guardian and the Observer and a guest on "Oprah," "The Today Show" and CNN.