Nancy Carter Pennington received her MSW from The University of Maryland. For more than 30 years, Nancy has had the privilege of working with clients on a range of issues: phobias, OCD, grief, depression, obsessive thinking, guilt, and relationships.

After receiving AB and MBA degrees from Harvard, Larry Staples spent the next 22 years with a Fortune 500 company, where he became an officer and a corporate vice president. When he was 50, he made a mid-life career change and entered the C.G. Jung Institute, Z├╝rich, Switzerland, where he spent the next nine years in training to become a Jungian psychoanalyst. After graduation, he returned to the United States and opened a private practice as a Jungian Analyst. Lawrence Staples has a Ph.D. in psychology; his special areas of interest are the problems of mid-life, guilt, and creativity. In addition to co-authoring The Guilt Cure with Nancy Carter Pennington, Lawrence Staples is the author of The Creative Soul: Art and the Quest for Wholeness and Guilt with a Twist:The Promethean Way.