About the Authors

David B. Feldman, PhD, is an associate professor of counseling psychology at Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California. He is the author of two books, including The End-of-Life Handbook: A Compassionate Guide to Connecting with and Caring for a Dying Loved One. His research and writings address such topics as hope, meaning, and growth in the face of life’s difficult circumstances. Feldman has written for The Huffington Post and Psychology Today, been interviewed in SELF, U.S. News & World Report, and Ode, among others, and has had his work featured on and  VISIT his official website at

Lee Daniel Kravetz is an author and MFTi psychotherapist.  His writing focuses on survivorship, hope, and stories of resilience.  A graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism, Lee 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.  VISIT his official website at

Together, we examine post-traumatic and stress-related growth. We are interested in your stories of resilience and survival. Our mission to open a dialogue about the different ways that people survive trauma and tragedy, highlighting how people move forward in life.

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Supersurvivors: The Surprising Link Between Suffering and Success
Release Date: July 1, 2014
Genre: Narrative nonfiction, Popular Psychology
ISBN: 978-0-06-226785-6
Publisher: HarperCollins/Harper Wave