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Lee Daniel Kravetz
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Lee Daniel Kravetz is the co-author of the upcoming book “SUPERSURVIVORS: The Surprising Link Between Suffering & Success” (HarperCollins/Harper Wave, Spring 2014.) With a MA in Psychology, his writing focuses on survivorship, hope, and stories of resilience. A graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism, Lee has written for print and television, including The New York Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Huffington Post, as well as Sesame Street, Frontline, and NOVA. He is a member of the San Francisco Writers Grotto. Visit and Supersurvivors on Facebook. Lee Daniel Kravetz is represented by Inkwell Management.

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What War Memorials Get Wrong

(0) Comments | Posted June 13, 2014 | 4:32 AM

This post was co-authored with David B. Feldman, Ph.D.

It's tremendously hard to believe that two decades have passed since the genocide in Rwanda. This is the topic of conversation with a friend named Clemantine Wamariya one recent afternoon in San Francisco. Clemantine is just back from...

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Science Catches Up to What Authors Have Known Since the Age of Shakespeare: Writing Is Therapeutic

(1) Comments | Posted June 11, 2014 | 12:23 PM

Co-written with David B. Feldman, Ph.D.

Though Oxford Dictionaries and countless media outlets dubbed 2013 "the year of the selfie," the idea of putting yourself out there is nothing new. Since the 1990s, publishers have noted a steep rise in sales of personal memoir. In fact, in 2007, for the...

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Is Technology Replacing Traditional Psychotherapy? iOS7 Wasn't the Only Upgrade This September

(0) Comments | Posted October 17, 2013 | 5:33 PM


Co-written with David B. Feldman, Ph.D.

The new iOS upgrade made headlines in September, with some singing its praises and others counting its flaws. It's almost impossible not to compare this new edition of the iPhone and iPad operating system...

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When the Colorado Waters Recede, So Will the Social Support

(0) Comments | Posted September 20, 2013 | 12:25 PM

Co-written by David B. Feldman, PhD

Adam Silverman, the managing editor of the Burlington Free Press, monitored the situation in Colorado this past week as 14 inches of rain cascaded from Rocky Mountain National Park into Boulder, Fort Collins, and beyond. The news hit particularly close to home, as the...

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Dave Eggers & San Francisco Writers Join Forces to Keep Kids in College

(0) Comments | Posted December 27, 2012 | 3:05 PM


Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs are some of history's biggest influencers, but their influence is giving kids the wrong message. So say some of the biggest authors in San Francisco, who've been ruminating a bit over a trend that got some real estate recently...

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We Are All Affected By the Sandy Hook Massacre

(0) Comments | Posted December 18, 2012 | 2:37 PM

Co-written with Dr. David B. Feldman, professor of counseling psychology and author)

We were all horrified when the news first came of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. As the day wore on and the casualties became clear -- 26 deaths, including...

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Will Elmo Survive (and Should He?) What Kevin Clash's Departure Means For Sesame Street and the Rest of Us

(20) Comments | Posted November 28, 2012 | 4:58 PM

Like many, I was saddened, shocked, and conflicted by the accusations and ultimate departure of Kevin Clash from Sesame Street. I was a publicist at PBS when I first met Kevin. A producer offered me the chance to co-write a Sesame Street segment that the cast would perform...

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