Erica Brown, Ph.D., is the author of eight books, including Happier Endings: A Meditation on Life and Death (Simon and Schuster, 2013) and the forthcoming Leadership in the Wilderness. The scholar-in-residence for the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, she aso writes for the New York Jewish Week and blogs for Psychology Today. Learn more at her website.
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