PHIL RICH, EdD, MSW, is an experienced psychotherapist who has practiced for over twenty years. He has taught at the graduate and undergraduate levels and led professional workshops. He was born 'and raised in London, England, and now lives with his family in Amherst, Massachusetts.
DOROTHY MADWAY SAMPSON, MSS, LCSW, is a psychotherapist who is certified as a trainer in preretirement education and planning and has given training workshops throughout the country. She is a member of the Community Board of Advisors of the Stein Institute for Research on Aging at the University of California at San Diego. She and her husband have shared the experience of retirement for three decades.
DALE S. FETHERLING was a reporter and editor for twenty-five years with the Los Angeles Times and other major metropolitan newspapers.