Patricia Gottlieb Shapiro, M.S.W., is an award-winning author who has written or co-authored nine nonfiction books. She specializes in writing and speaking on the issues of women at mid-life and older.
She has written about how women constantly reinvent themselves after their children leave home, through their friendships, by coming home to their true selves, and in other important ways.
Ms. Shapiro borrows from her training in social work to understand the human condition, particularly women’s development.
She is a widely sought lecturer, writing coach and yoga teacher. She is available for talks about women at mid-life and beyond, and can be reached through her website at www.wisewomenalive.com
New Mexico Book Awards, Best Health Book 2007 for Yoga for Women at Midlife and Beyond: A Home Companion.
New Mexico/Arizona Book Awards, Best Book Finalist 2011 for Coming Home to Yourself: Eighteen Wise Women Reflect on Their Journeys.