Jeane Rhodes is a licensed professional counselor in the State of Colorado, current editor-in-chief for the Journal of Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health (PPN), an APPPAH board member, and adjunct faculty (online) for The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Jeane worked in the foster care system for ten years in various capacities, including as a therapist for children in foster care and as executive director of a foster placement agency. She has published a novel (The Birth of Hope) based on her experiences in the foster care system. The book also incorporates pre and perinatal psychology principals in this story of teen pregnancy in foster care