Beth Jacobs, Ph.D.
Beth Jacobs, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist in private practice and a former faculty member of the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University. A lay teacher in the Soto Zen tradition, Jacobs incorporates Buddhist studies and meditation into her work as both a psychologist and a writer. She is the author of Writing for Emotional Balance (2005) and Paper Sky: What Happened After Anne Frank’s Diary Ended (2014), and her new book, The Original Buddhist Psychology. She is also an award-winning columnist for the National Association for Poetry Therapy.