Author Overview

Dr. Joan Borysenko completed both her doctoral and post-doctoral work at the Harvard Medical School in cancer cell biology and behavioral medicine, returning to her career as an instructor in Medicine, a post she held until 1988.

Dr. Joan Borysenko is also a licensed clinical psychologist and co-founder and former director of the Mind/Body Clinic at the New England Deaconess Hospital on which her breakthrough best seller, Minding the Body, Mending the Mind, was based.