|About the Book|
Kathleen McCoy, PhD is a psychotherapist and the award-winning author of a dozen books including ALAs Best Books for Young Adults winner The Teenage Body Book (Random House, 2008) and Understanding Your Teenagers Depression (Perigee, 2005). Dr. McCoy was the columnist for Seventeens Sex and Your Body and she is a former editor of Teen. Dr. McCoy has also written for national publications such as Readers Digest, The New York Times, Family Circle, Mademoiselle, TV Guide and The Journal of Clinical Child Psychology. Dr. McCoy and her husband recently moved from Los Angeles to Florence, Arizona, a small historic town where they live with their four cats Gus, Maggie, SweetPea and Hamish.