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Harriet Lerner Ph.D.


Harriet Lerner, Ph.D. is the author of numerous scholarly articles on the psychology of women and family relationships, and twelve books, including The New York Times bestseller, The Dance of Anger.

A staff psychologist, psychotherapist, and superviser at the Menninger Clinic for several decades, Dr. Lerner is currently in private practice. Originally from Brooklyn, she has learned to love the open skies of Kansas. She and her husband Steve (also a psychologist) raised their two sons in Topeka, and currently live in Lawrence.

Harriet Lerner’s new book is Why Won't You Apologize? : Healing Big Betrayals and Everyday Hurts.

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