dr. vranich is a clinical psychologist, author, and public speaker. she brings to the fund her broad expertise and clinical experience in a wide array of areas which deeply affect women and resonate strongly with the hope & grace fund, including stress reduction,health and fitness, nutrition, sex and relationships, and trauma. she is a regular guest on national television including shows on cnn, fox news, and vh1, as well as the today show, good morning america, and inside edition. she is the author of five books, the most recent being breathe: 14 days to oxygenating, recharging, and fueling your body & brain. she is the founder of the breathing class and teaches and lectures nationwide on topics related to dysfunctional breathing patterns and stress. previously, she was the director of public education at the mental health association of nyc, a consultant at the national mental health association in washington, dc, director of an outpatient clinic at jacobi hospital center, and a school psychologist in the south bronx.