M.A. — University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
B.A. — University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Dr. Tamara Sher has been in the field of clinical psychology for over 25 years, in clinical practice as well as in various leadership positions. She has served as director of clinical training, vice president for research, chief research strategist and is now in the core faculty in the Master of Science in Marriage & Family Therapy program at The Family Institute at Northwestern University.
Dr. Sher is the co-editor of the book The Psychology of Illness published by the American Psychological Association Press. She is also the co-editor of a series of books for Springer Press, titled Couples and Illness, as well as a co-author on an upcoming book in the series entitled Couples and Cardiac Disease. She has authored and co-authored dozens of peer-reviewed publications and at least one hundred national conference papers and poster presentations throughout her career.