Amy Morin is a licensed clinical social worker, psychotherapist, and psychology lecturer at Northeastern University. She is an international bestselling author, and her books, 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do, 13 Things Mentally Strong Parents Don’t Do, and 13 Things Mentally Strong Women Don’t Do, have been translated into 33 languages. The Guardian dubbed Ms. Morin “the self-help guru of the moment,” and Forbes called her a “thought leadership star.” Her TEDx talk, “The Secret of Becoming Mentally Strong,” is one of the most popular of all time, with more than 8 million views. Ms. Morin is a regular contributor to Forbes and Psychology Today. Her advice for building mental strength has been featured by such major media outlets as Fox News, CNN, Oprah.com, TODAY, Good Morning America, Success, Business Insider, TIME, and the Hallmark Channel. Ms. Morin earned a master’s degree from the University of New England.