Cara J. Dixon is an author of the children's series Tales of Big Tree, which is has been used as in educational and therapeutic contexts to show that hope exists in the midst of change and uncertainty. Cara is passionate about creating modalities that promote growth and well-being. She achieves this through her writing, private practice, and development of mental health programs. In the past year, Cara launched two successful counseling programs in private schools in Long Island, NY, certified multiple clinicians in a marital assessment tool, and worked in a boarding school, counseling teenagers from all over the world. She currently runs a private counseling and consultation practice in Philadelphia. Cara enjoys spending time with her husband and their three children.