Lori Gottlieb is a psychotherapist and New York Times bestselling author who writes the weekly “Dear Therapist” advice column for The Atlantic. She has written hundreds of articles related to psychology and culture, many of which have become viral sensations all over the world. A contributing editor for the Atlantic, she also writes for The New York Times Magazine, and appears as a frequent expert on relationships, parenting, and hot-button mental health topics in media such as The Today Show, Good Morning America, CBS This Morning, Dr. Phil, CNN, and NPR.
Lori’s latest book, Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist and Our Lives Revealed just debuted at #5 on the NY Times Best Seller list and is being talked about by everyone from People Magazine to Oprah, NY Times to the Forty Thrive podcast.
In this episode of the Forty Thrive podcast, Lori shares stories from the therapists chair and why she turned to her own therapist during a crisis, only to discover some untold truths about herself.