Brief Bio: Barbara Findeisen, MA, MFT is one of the founding members of APPPAH and a past president, the founder of Pocket Sanctuary, and creator and Clinical Director of STAR workshops. She has been a practicing psychotherapist for four decades and has been doing birth therapy since 1983. She is a graduate of Stanford University. She is narrator and producer of two documentary films, Journey to Be Born and the Psychology of Birth. She has also been a guest on numerous radio and television talk shows including the Oprah Winfrey Show.