About the Author

Joseph H. Obegi, Psy.D.

Joseph H. Obegi, Psy.D. is a clinical psychologist in Davis, California. He works for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation and maintains a small private practice that focuses on adults with addictions and co-occurring disorders.

He recently co-edited a book with Ety Berant, Attachment Theory and Research in Clinical Work with Adults, and writes about the application of attachment ideas to psychotherapy and suicide risk assessment. He has taught graduate courses in psychotherapy, chemical dependency, and professional ethics. More information on can be found at www.joeobegi.com.