I hate to sound like a cliché, but there really are too many people to thank individually for making contributions to this book. My team of several dozen researchers and trainers, and each of our hundreds of fantastic clients, deserve a special thank-you. This book, and the research behind it, wouldn’t exist without all of their efforts.

I would, however, like to highlight a few individuals who made special contributions to this particular book.

Andrea Burgio-Murphy, Ph.D., is a world-class clinical psychologist, my wife and partner through life, and my creative sounding board. Since we started dating in high school, I have learned something from her every single day. My personal and professional evolution owes everything to her. ...

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