Miriam Greenspan is an internationally known psychotherapist, author, and poet who won the 2004 Nautilus Award for her book Healing Through the Dark Emotions: the Wisdom of Grief, Fear, & Despair.
Miriam Greenspan, M.Ed., LMHC, is an internationally-known psychotherapist in private practice, consultant, author, and 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, 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. Recently, she has become a published poet. www.miriamgreenspan.com