Maggie Phillips, Ph.D. is a psychologist in Oakland, California. She is the author of Healing the Divided Self and Finding the Energy to Heal (both by W.W. Norton), and Reversing Chronic Pain (North Atlantic, 2007). Co-authored with Peter Levine, PhD, her new book is Freedom from Pain: Discover Your Body's Power to Overcome Physical Pain (Sounds True). Phillips is also creator of several online pain self-help programs. Contact: http://www.maggiephillipsphd.com.