Sharon Livingston, Ph.D.
Sharon Livingston holds a Ph.D. in humanistic psychology from Kennedy Western University. In addition to her private coaching and consulting practice, she has done psychological research for companies like Weight Watchers, Atkins, South Beach, Kraft, Nabisco, Pillsbury, and Shaklee Vitamins, and interviewed over 5,000 individuals about their emotional response to food, snacks, health, and fitness in the process. Articles either about or by Dr. Sharon Livingston have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Daily News, Newsday, The New York Post, Advertising and Communication Times, The American Bar Association Journal, Delta Sky, American Demographics, Beverage World, U.S. News and World Report, Marketing News, Communication World, Adweek, and
Her work has also been referenced in “The Group Depth Interview,” a book published by Prentice-Hall, and “Beyond Mind Games” a book published by American Demographics. Sharon also has extensive training in creative ideation procedures, group dynamics, applied psychological techniques, and projective methods. Her dissertation