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Hilary Jacobs Hendel

I have a passion for educating people about emotions.

HILARY JACOBS HENDEL received her BA in Biochemistry from Wesleyan University, and an MSW from Fordham University. She is a certified psychoanalyst and AEDP psychotherapist and supervisor. She has published articles in The New York Times and professional journals. Hilary was the Mental Health Consultant for the Emmy Award winning television show Mad Men on AMC. She lives in New York City.

Published by Random House USA and Viking Penguin UK in February 2018, Hilary's book, "It's Not Always Depression: Working the Change Triangle to Listen to the Body, Discover Core Emotions, and Connect to Your Authentic Self" is a challenge to the cultural norm of "mind over matter." The book helps the general public understand and make good use of emotions. Here's the link to find out more:


Awards and Affiliations

AEDP Institute


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