CHERYL DELLASEGA, Ph.D., is a professor in the College of
Medicine and Department of Humanities at Pennsylvania State
University. In addition to having written more than fifty
academic publications, she is the author of three books:
Surviving Ophelia, Girl Wars, and The Starving Family.
Dellasega lectures frequently on the topics of relational
aggression and mother-daughter relationships.
Books:Forced to Be Family, October 2007
Mean Girls Grown Up, August 2005