About the Authors of Mean Girls, Meaner Women

Dr. Erika Holiday

hunter2 ERIKA HOLIDAY, Psy.D. , is a California-licensed psychologist. She has a private psychotherapy practice in Los Angeles, California, and her specialty areas include relationship issues; grief and loss; matters related to health; women’s issues; and issues related to all aspects of diversity. She is a highly sought professional speaker especially for presentations and workshops on diversity and how teens, women and men can create healthier relationships. Dr. Holiday serves as co-host of Full Circle, a weekly radio program in Los Angeles on KCSN/88.5 FM / (kcsn.org), a program dedicated to promoting a more positive culture. Additionally she serves as part-time faculty at Pierce and Valley Community Colleges in Los Angeles.

Dr. Joan I. Rosenberg

jrJOAN I. ROSENBERG, Ph.D., a California-licensed psychologist, is an acclaimed national public speaker, trainer and consultant who co-hosts Full Circle, a weekly radio program in Los Angeles on KCSN/88.5 FM (kcsn.org), a program dedicated to promoting a more positive culture. Dr. Rosenberg is the founder/creator of Emotional Pilates (an “emotional conditioning” approach for building core emotional strength and unwavering positive self-esteem). She speaks and conducts training programs on such topics as Emotional Pilates; eating disorder, addiction and suicide prevention, diversity and multiculturalism, building positive relationships using recent discoveries about the brain, and a variety of men’s and women’s issues. She maintains an independent psychotherapy practice in Los Angeles, CA. She currently serves as an adjunct professor teaching in the masters and doctoral psychology programs at Pepperdine University.