John Verbos, Ph.D., is a postdoctoral fellow in psychology at the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, where he provides individual psychotherapy. He has a doctorate in clinical psychology from Duquesne University. John has been trained in and has taught Gestalt therapy at the Esalen Institute and the Gestalt Institute of Cleveland. He also has an extensive writing and teaching background, having taught psychology, literature, philosophy and writing at the high school and university level since 2001. John earned an MFA in creative writing in 2002 and is a published and anthologized author of short fiction.