Marlynn Wei, M.D., J.D. is a Harvard and Yale-trained psychiatrist, yoga teacher, and writer. She is the author of The Harvard Medical School Guide to Yoga and is an expert contributor to Psychology Today and Harvard Health. She lives in New York City and has a private psychotherapy practice in Manhattan. Dr. Wei is the recipient of the Anne Alonso Award for excellence in psychotherapy at Massachusetts General Hospital and trained at Harvard Medical School's Massachusetts General Hospital and McLean psychiatry program. She studied art history, philosophy, and aesthetics at Yale and is a graduate of Yale School of Medicine and Yale Law School, where she served as senior editor for the Yale Law Journal and editor of the Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics.