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Susan Forward, Ph.D. is one of the nation’s leading therapists, as well as a best-selling author, sought-after lecturer, and frequent talk-show guest. In addition to seeing clients in her private practice, she has served as a therapist, instructor, and consultant for many Southern California psychiatric and medical facilities. The author of Betrayal of Innocence, Men Who Hate Women and the Women Who Love Them, Toxic Parents, and Emotional Blackmail, she hosted her own nationally syndicated program on ABC Talk Radio for six years. Her new book is Mothers Who Can't Love: A Healing Guide for Daughters (Harper, October 1, 2013). Visit