Jennifer Cummings, PhD, received her doctorate in Communication from the University of Utah and currently teaches family communication courses there. Jennifer has also worked as a mediator and consultant for business organizations for the past ten years. She is the co-author of the book, Hope After Divorce. She is a contributing expert at HopeAfterDivorce.org, FamilyShare.com, and LAFamily.com. When she's not working, she is spending time with her daughter, Nina.