Patricia J. Robinson, Kirk D. Strosahl and
Kirk D. Strosahl, Ph.D., is cofounder of acceptance and commitment therapy and an internationally known expert on managing depression and suicidal behavior. Strosahl has practiced as a psychologist for more than twenty-six years, working with depressed patients in both mental health and primary care settings. He is coauthor of several books, including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Strosahl currently lives in a vineyard in central Washington. Patricia J. Robinson, Ph.D., has devoted her career to developing, implementing, evaluating, and refining treatments for depression in settings where most people seek help - schools and primary care clinics. She is the author of Living Life Well. Robinson has a passion for helping people of all ages and life circumstances achieve optimal health. She resides and works in central Washington.