DR. MARJORIE R. BARLOW has worked with women, marriages, and family relationships since 1967. She has been a high school counselor, a clinical member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Th erapists, and a licensed professional counselor in Texas spanning a period of thirty years. During the thirty-plus years of her counseling practice, she also served as an adjunct instructor of Psychology and Education at Texas A&M University in Kingsville, Texas. Her fi rst book, Th e Possible Woman, was inspired by her counseling work.
In 1996, she began another career as a relationship coach and strengths coach in the world of business and industry. At age 82, she is still on retainer with InterfaceFLOR, where she is working with their management teams, creating a strengths-based culture. Currently, Marj lives in Buda, Texas with her husband, Paul, a retired university professor.