Summer issue of The Guide is here! Sign up to get yours.


Shefali Tsabary, PhD

Revolutionary parenting expert and clinical psychologist

Dr. Shefali is an international speaker and creator of the revolutionary Conscious Parenting approach. She received her doctorate in clinical psychology from Columbia University, and has been trained in psychodynamic and cognitive-behavioral approaches. She has been practicing therapy for over a decade.

Oprah Winfrey has endorsed her groundbreaking approach to parenting as revolutionary and life-changing. Her books have reached the top of The New York Times best seller lists. Her blend of clinical psychology and Eastern mindfulness sets her apart as a leader in the field of mindfulness psychology.

Dr. Shefali believes that everyone can benefit from therapy and work to overcome their inner conflicts. She approaches people from an extremely humane and respectful place, holding true admiration for those who actually take steps toward change.

Her holistic approach in therapy considers all aspects of a person’s emotional health equally. She works in an open, collaborative, and empathic manner with the highest discretion and confidentiality. Dr. Shefali has a private practice in Great Neck, New York, where she sees children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families.

She also speaks at events around the globe, spreading her message of conscious parenting and mindful living.

Previous Programs

A Deep Dive into Conscious Parenting

April 20 - 22, 2018

Friday - Sunday, 2 nights

Almost every family and parent-child relationship is first conceived with the intention of love and respect. As our families grow—our children mature, we age—we find that sometimes things go awry. New challenges emerge. Regardless of the reason, most of us encounter a time in our family life where we require more support and new tools....

Silent and Guided Meditation Retreat

April 22 - 25, 2018

Sunday - Wednesday, 3 nights

Many of us are fraught with anxiety about our past and future. Yet it is our own present reality that holds the keys to change, fulfillment, and empowerment. You’re invited to enter a journey into silence and inner awareness to unlock your own conscious parenting and living. Join the groundbreaking author of the Conscious Parenting...