Dr. Mary J. Guiffra has been counseling couples and families for over 40 years, a tenured professor at New York University where she received her PhD and holds an honorary doctorate of Humane Letters from the College of Mount Saint Vincent. As teacher to hundreds of couple therapists in training, Dr Giuffra has researched couple relationships and is widely published. She has presented at International conferences, TV and radio; served on the boards of professional journals, hospitals and community health agencies. A family consultant to schools, colleges and universities, she served as vice president to her local school board. Dr. Guiffra developed Biological Couples Therapy and presented it at The U.S. Association for Body Psychotherapy and International conferences in the Netherlands and France.