Susan J. Mecca, Ph.D.

Susan J. Mecca, Ph.D.
The Gift of Crisis: Finding your best self in the worst of times
Crises can rip away our sense of control and shake our beliefs to the core, leaving us feeling stranded in unfamiliar territory. In The Gift of Crisis: Finding your best self in the worst of times Dr. Susan J. Mecca shows us how to tap into our greatest strengths, persevere through our most difficult times, and find the potential gifts that a crisis can bring. Brimming with real-life examples, current research, tools and proven strategies, The Gift of maps a path through the impossible and heart-breaking events in our lives. It inspires us to bring forth the best of ourselves in order to overcome the challenges we face and uncover the possibilities for personal growth or transformation.
Dallas/Texas/USA
Psychologist, author, speaker, and organizational consultant, Dr. Susan Mecca has worked with companies, families, couples, and individuals facing difficult and life-threatening challenges for over 35 years. In The Gift of Crisis: Finding your best self in the worst of times, Dr. Mecca brings together an uncommon combination of professional expertise, current research and incredible personal experience to guide her readers through crises into resilience and personal growth.
Resilience in the face of personal crisis
Leadership as a beacon in crisis
Crisis Navigation
Intentional leadership–being ourselves on purpose

I believe that crises can be a kind of crucible–melting off all but the truest parts of ourselves.
(personal moto)