John L. Manni, Ed.D., is a psychologist and author of "How to Stay Up in a Down Job Market: Survival Skills for the Unemployed. He has been in private practice for over 30 years. He is co-founder of Psych Up for Job Search (http://psychupforjobsearch.wordpress.com). Dr. Manni is highly skilled at analyzing disruptive thought and behavioral patterns and developing strategies for change. He has helped countless individuals make the changes needed to overcome obstacles and achieve success. Client evaluations consistently point to his direct, goal oriented, scientifically based approach. Early on in his career he served on the faculties of Temple University and Lehigh University. His activities have included corporate consulting, research and writing for refereed journals, and the development and delivery of workshops for mental health professionals, educators, and parents.