About the Author

Heidi Berr is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and a Certified Professional Life Coach (CPLC). She has been in full-time private practice since 1997. She was a Staff Therapist at Queens Child Guidance Center from 1990 to 1997, while also working as a Parent Trainer for the New York State Early Intervention Program from 1996 to 1998. She obtained her Master’s Degree in Clinical Social Work in 1990 from the NYU School of Social Work, now called the Silver School of Social Work. In 2014 her clinical article entitled “Childhood Anxiety Disorder and Standardized Testing-Potential Links” was published in the New York State Society for Clinical Social Work’s monthly publication. In February of 2019 Long Island Newsday published her essay “Empty Nest, Yes, But Still a Full Life,” about her adjustment to becoming an empty nester. This is Ms. Berr’s first book.