About the Authors
Harold H. Bloomfield, M.D. is a Yale-trained psychiatrist and one of the leading psychological educators of our time.
Dr. Bloomfield's first book, TM-Transcendental Meditation, was an international bestseller on the New York Times list for over 6 months. Dr. Bloomfield's other bestsellers, How To Survive the Loss of a Love (over 2 million copies sold) and How to Heal Depression have become self-help classics. His other works, Making Peace With Your Parents, Making Peace With Yourself, Lifemates, and Making Peace in Your Stepfamily, introduced personal, marital, and family peacemaking to millions of people.
Dr. Bloomfield's books have sold over six million copies and have been translated into twenty-four languages. His newest books are The Power of 5, and How to Feel Safe in an Unsafe World.
Dr. Bloomfield has frequently appeared on "The Oprah Winfrey Show," "Sally Jessy Raphael," "Larry King," `Geraldo," and "Good Morning America." In addition to professional journals, his work and popular articles appear in USA Today, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Examiner, Newsweek, Cosmopolitan, Ladies' Home Journal, New Woman, American Health and Prevention.
Dr. Bloomfield has received the Medical Self-Care Magazine Book-of-the-Year Award, The Golden Apple Award for Outstanding Psychological Educator, and the American Holistic Health Association's Lifetime Achievement Award. He is an adjunct professor of psychology at the Union Graduate School and a member of the American Psychiatric Association and the San Diego Psychiatric Society.
Dr. Bloomfield is a much-admired keynote speaker for public programs, corporate meetings, and professional conferences.
Dr. Bloomfield maintains a private practice of psychiatry, psychotherapy, and executive counseling in Del Mar, California.
Harold H. Bloomfield, M.D.
Mikael Nordfors, M.D., is a psychiatric researcher at Sahlgrehnska University Hospital in Gothenburg, Sweden. His medical knowledge, research skills, and fluency in several languages have been invaluable in tracking down, translating, and understanding the medical studies on hypericum.
Peter McWilliams is a writer and video author. His books include How to Heal Depression (with Dr. Bloomfield), How to Survive the Loss of a Love (with Dr. Bloomfield and Melba Colgrove, Ph.D.), You Can't Afford the Luxury of a Negative Thought, Do It!, Life 101, Love 101, The Life 101 Book of Quotes, Life 102, and Ain't Nobody's Business If You Do.
The Peter McWilliams Home Page is http://www.mcwilliams.com
Copyright © 1996 by Harold H. Bloomfield, M.D. and Peter McWilliams