Our experienced team of Acquisitions Editors bring a vast and eclectic background to New Harbinger. We are currently acquiring into the areas of psychology, self-help, teen self-help, spirituality, mind-body-spirit, and intentional living.
We have a commitment to good and ethical working relationships with our authors, are a solid frontlist and backlist publisher backed by an effective in-house sales/marketing/publicity team, and offer high-caliber editing. We care about our authors, and work collaboratively with them throughout the publishing process. Please contact us with your book proposal ideas.
TESILYA HANAUER, Acquisitions Manager, Tesilya.firstname.lastname@example.org
Special interests: teen mental health, evidence-based psychological treatments (CBT, ACT, DBT, MBSR, mindfulness- and compassion-based interventions, etc.) for mental health challenges, innovative psychological research that can be translated into practical self-help.
Adult Children of Emotionally Immature Parents: How to Heal from Distant, Rejecting, or Self-Involved Parents by Lindsay C. Gibson, PhD
Conquer Negative Thinking for Teens: A Workbook to Break the Nine Thought Habits That Are Holding You Back by Mary Karapetian Alvord PhD and Anne McGrath MA
Wired for Love: How Understanding Your Partner's Brain and Attachment Style Can Help You Defuse Conflict and Build a Secure Relationship by Stan Tatkin, PsyD
RYAN BURESH, Acquisitions Editor, email@example.com
Special interests: journals, workbooks and interactive formats, psychology self-help, long form psychology science journalism, spiritual self help and wellness, skills-based/ practical self help, graphic/illustrated self help, mindfulness, and emotional health books.
The Unapologetic Guide to Black Mental Health by Rheeda Walker, PhD
The Intuitive Eating Workbook by Evelyn Tribole and Elyse Resch
The Jealousy Cure by Robert Leahy (represented by Bob Diforio
This Moment is Your Miracle by David Hoffmeister
JENNYE GARIBALDI, Acquisitions Editor, firstname.lastname@example.org
Special interests: evidence-based psychological treatments (CBT, ACT, DBT, MBSR, mindfulness- and compassion-based interventions, etc.) for mental health challenges, innovative psychological research that can be translated into practical self-help, social justice as it applies to self-help, modern parenting books, women’s issues, spirituality/occult, mental health for BIPOC, LGBTQ+ queer and all other marginalized groups.
The Self-Love Revolution: Radical Body Positivity for Girls of Color by Virgie Tovar, MA
I Don't Want to Be an Empath Anymore: How to Reclaim Your Power Over Emotional Overload, Maintain Boundaries, and Live Your Best Life by Ora North
Finding Her Voice: How Black Girls in White Spaces Can Speak Up and Live Their Truth
ELIZABETH HOLLIS HANSEN, Acquisitions Editor, email@example.com
Special interests: practical self-help in psychology and spirituality that inspires people to change their lives, yoga, mindfulness, Buddhism, positive psychology, health and wellness, neuroscience, eating disorders, anxiety, depression, addiction, trauma, women’s issues, parenting, social justice
The Feminist Handbook: Practical Tools to Resist Sexism and Dismantle the Patriarchy by Joanne Bagshaw, PhD
Mastering Adulthood: Go Beyond Adulting to Become an Emotional Grown-Up by Lara Fielding, PsyD
The Blindspots Between Us: How to Overcome Unconscious Cognitive Bias and Build Better Relationships by Gleb Tsipursky, PhD
GEORGIA KOLIAS, Associate Acquisitions Editor, firstname.lastname@example.org
Special interests: contemporary self-help, social justice, women’s issues, third phase of life, teen empowerment, spiritualism/occult, practically applied spirituality, gift books, LGBTQ+ queer, POC, and all other underrepresented voices interested in making positive change
The Healing Otherness Handbook: Overcome the Trauma Identity-Based Bullying and Find Power in Your Difference by Stacee Reicherzer, PhD
Befriending Anxiety: A Counter-Intuitive Guide to a Meaningful, Values-Driven Life by Jaime Castillo, LCSW
Breathe In Calm: An Anti-Anxiety Toolbox by Domonick Wegesin, PhD, RYT-500
WENDY MILLSTINE, Associate Acquisitions Editor, email@example.com
Special interests: self-help, new and innovative evidence-based treatments for mental health challenges, millennials and 20-something struggles, teens/kids, authors of color, race-based resources, inspirational, ancient wisdom, mindfulness, neuroscience, yoga, gender identity, social justice, positive psychology, somatic therapy.
The Stress-Proof Brain: Master Your Emotional Response to Stress Using Mindfulness and Neuroplasticity by Melanie Greenberg, PhD
Overcoming Unwanted Intrusive Thoughts: A CBT-Based Guide to Getting Over Frightening, Obsessive, or Disturbing Thoughts by Sally Winston, PhD & Martin Seif, PhD
Learned Hopefulness: Harnessing the Power of Positivity to Overcome Depression, Increase Motivation, and Build Unshakable Resilience by Dan Tomasulo, PhD
JESS O'BRIEN, Acquisitions Editor, firstname.lastname@example.org
Special interests: clinical psychology, teen self-help, nutrition, neuroscience, Buddhism, mindfulness, MBSR, energy healing, and spirituality
A Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Workbook by Bob Stahl, PhD
Cognitive Behavioral Workbook for Anxiety: A Step-by-Step Program by William J. Knaus EdD and Jon Carlson PsyD EdD ABPP
The Art of Psychic Reiki: Developing Your Intuitive and Empathic Abilities for Energy Healing by Lisa Campion
ERIN ANDERSON, Acquisitions Assistant, email@example.com