Lauren is a clinical social worker.
She holds a Masters Degree in Social Work from New York University and has worked as a psychotherapist specializing in families and children since 1995.
For the past few years, since having two children of her own, now six and three, she has concentrated on continuing her training, consulting and speaking, as well as doing some professional writing.
Her focus is the attachment theory and creating optimal relationships for all families.
She is a co-director of the newly established Centre for Attachment.