Leslie Cary, Ph.D., is an author, speaker, and licensed marriage and family therapist with more than 18 years of experience working with women, children, and families. Dr. Leslie believes presence, connection, compassion and resilience are the cornerstones of healing. A graduate of the University of Florida, the University of Miami, and Nova Southeastern University, Dr. Leslie is also an adjunct professor at Palm Beach Atlantic University. She is the author of two soon-to-be-released books, Love State and Keeper of the Fire, as well as a mom to three amazing kids. Dr. Leslie loves travel, healthy living, art, reading, and meditation.