by David B. Feldman, Ph.D. & Lee Daniel Kravetz
David B. Feldman, Ph.D.
David B. Feldman is considered to be among the top experts on hope in the field of psychology. An associate professor of counseling psychology at Santa Clara University, he holds a PhD in clinical psychology from the University of Kansas and completed a postdoctoral fellowship with the VA Palo Alto Health Care System, a medical center associated with Stanford University. Dr. Feldman is the author of three books, including SUPERSURVIVORS: The Surprising Link between Suffering and Success. He has written for Psychology Today and The Huffington Post, and has published numerous research articles. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Lee Daniel Kravetz
Lee Daniel Kravetz has a master's degree in counseling psychology and is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism. His writing focuses on hope, survivorship, and stories of resilience. Kravetz has held positions at the VA Palo Alto Healthcare System, The National Center for PTSD, and Stanford University Hospital. He is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism, and has written for print and television, including The New York Times, Psychology Today, and The Huffington Post, as well as Frontline, NOVA, and Sesame Street. He is a resident of the San Francisco Writers Grotto and a founding board member of the LitCamp Writers Conference. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife and two children.