Matthew McKay, Ph.D., is a founding director of Haight Ashbury Psychological Services and codirector of Brief Therapy Associates in San Francisco. Dr. McKay is co-author of ten popular books, including Self-Esteem, The Relaxation and Stress Reduction Workbook, When Anger Hurts, and Prisoners of Belief. In private practice he specializes in couples therapy as well as the treatment of anxiety and depression. Patrick Fanning is a professional writer in the mental health field and the founder of a men's support group in northern California. He has co-authored five self-help books entitled Thoughts and Feelings, Messages: The Communication Skills Book, Self-Esteem, Being a Man, and Prisoners of Belief. He has also authored Visualization for Change, and Lifetime Weight Control. Kim Paleg, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist in private practice in San Francisco and El Sobrante, California. She is on the faculty of John F. Kennedy University. Dr. Paleg is a contributing author to the self-help classic When Anger Hurts and coedited a widely used professional text, Focal Group Psychotherapy. She specializes in couples and family therapy and conducts workshops on parenting.McKay, Matthew is the author of 'Couple Skills Making Your Relationship Work' with ISBN 9781879237667 and ISBN 1879237660.