Andrew R. Getzfeld, Ph.D., received his B.A. in psychology from Vassar College, his M.S.S.W. from the University of Wisconsin, and his Ph.D. in school psychology from the University of Tennessee. An associate professor in psychology at New Jersey City University and an adjunct associate professor at New York University, Andrew’s areas of interest include eating disorders and the addictions, abnormal psychology and psychopharmacology. He has written two books: Abnormal Psychology Casebook: A New Perspective (Pearson Prentice-Hall, 2004) and Essentials of Abnormal Psychology (Wiley, 2006). Andrew loves international travel and writing, and grew up with Spider-Man and Superman, often wishing he too could bend steel with his bare hands.