Susan Nolen-Hoeksema

Susan Nolen-Hoeksema, PhD, is the author of the bestselling Women Who Think Too Much and Eating, Drinking, Overthinking. A professor of psychology at Yale University, she has conducted award-winning research on women’s mental health for twenty-five years. She and her research have been profiled on the Today show and in The New York Times. She lives in New Haven, Connecticut.


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The Power of Women by Susan Nolen-Hoeksema--Audiobook Excerpt

Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Susan Nolen-Hoeksema's book The Power of Women: Harness Your Unique Strengths at Home, at Work, and in Your Community. From the bestselling author of Women Who Think Too Much, The Power of Women is a groundbreaking self-improvement program that empowers women.

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Eating, Drinking, Overthinking by Susan Nolen-Hoeksema--Audiobook Excerpt

Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Susan Nolen-Hoeksema's book Eating, Drinking, Overthinking: The Toxic Triangle of Food, Alcohol, and Depression--and How Women Can Break Free. While it is widely known that women suffer from depression in disproportionately large numbers, what is less well known is the extent to which many women use food and alcohol to regulate their moods.

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Where are you from?
Stonington, Illinois

Who are your favorite writers?
Shakespeare

What are your hobbies and outside interests?
Cooking, soccer

What is the question most commonly asked by your readers?  What is the answer?
How can I live a happier life?
The several answers are the reasons I write books.

What inspired you to write your first book?
People telling me that my research was very relevant and accessible to the general public

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The Power of Women

Susan Nolen-Hoeksema
Macmillan Audio

From the bestselling author of Women Who Think Too Much, a groundbreaking self-improvement program that empowers women.


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Women Conquering Depression

Susan Nolen-Hoeksema
Holt Paperbacks

From the author of Women Who Think Too Much, a groundbreaking book that uncovers a hidden source of depression in women today Depression is a common and...


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Eating, Drinking, Overthinking

Susan Nolen-Hoeksema
Holt Paperbacks

A noted expert on women and depression offers a guide to balancing women’s relationship to eating, alcohol, and overthinking Based on extensive original...


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Women Who Think Too Much

Susan Nolen-Hoeksema, Ph.D.
Holt Paperbacks

“Groundbreaking research . . . Women Who Think Too Much tells why overthinking occurs, why it hurts people, and how to stop.” —USA Today ...


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