About the Author
Marc Nemiroff, PhD,
serves on the core faculty of the Washington School of Psychiatry's Infant and Young Children Mental Health Training Program and the clinical faculty of George Washington University's Doctor of Psychology program. He is also an Affiliate Member of the Baltimore-District of Columbia Society for Psychoanalysis, and he maintains a private practice for the treatment of children in Potomac, Maryland. Jane Annunziata, PsyD,
is a clinical psychologist with a private practice specializing in children and families in McLean, Virginia. She serves on the clinical faculty of George Washington University's Doctor of Psychology program. As a writer, she has contributed parent guidance sections to many children's books on such varied topics as shyness, parental depression, ambivalence, touching and boundaries, and a new baby in the family.