John Friel, Ph.D., earned his B.A. in psychology from the University of San Francisco and his Ph.D. from West Virginia University. He is the coauthor of several bestselling self-help books, including The 7 Worst Things Good Parents Do; Rescuing Your Spirit; Adult Children: The Secrets of Dysfunctional Families; An Adult Child’s Guide to What’s Normal; The Grown-up Man; and The Soul of Adulthood. He is also an internationally recognized speaker and trainer.
Linda Friel, M.A., is an internationally acclaimed author, speaker, and full-time counselor who maintains a psychology practice with her husband in which she counsels individuals, families, and couples, and leads therapy groups. Along with her husband, Linda runs the Clearlife/Lifeworks Clinic, a three-day cleansing program that teaches the elimination of harmful patterns and ways of life, where she serves as cofounder and national director.