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Nancy Berk, Ph.D.

Clinical psychologist, comic and author

Nancy Berk, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist, humorist and author. Armed with a doctorate from Vanderbilt University, her “<a href="http://drnancyberk.com/" target="_hplink">Stand-Up Psychology</a>” blends comedy and behavioral expertise to put everyday life on the couch. Nancy’s book &gt;<a href="http://drnancyberk.com/books/" target="_hplink"><em>College Bound And Gagged: How to Get Your Kid Into a Great College Without Losing Your Savings, Your Relationship, or Your Mind</em></a></a>, tackles the tightrope millions of parents walk during the college process by throwing them a net and some laughs. It can be seen in the feature film <em>Admission</em> starring Tina Fey and Paul Rudd. A lifestyle, education and entertainment expert, Nancy hosts the iTunes’ celebrity podcast <a href="http://whineat9.com/" target="_hplink">Whine At 9 </a> and writes the online entertainment column "<a href="http://www.parade.com/14943/nancyberk/q-a-with-american-idols-elise-testone/" target="_hplink">Showbiz Analysis</a>" for Parade Magazine.