Jeanne Segal

In Memoriam Jeanne Segal, Ph.D. (1939-2017)

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Helpguide co-founder and Editorial Director, Jeanne Segal, Ph.D.

Dr. Segal devoted her life to helping people improve their mental, emotional, and social health. Over the course of a nearly 50-year career, she made innumerable contributions to the mental health field, including groundbreaking work on emotional intelligence, holistic health, attachment, and childhood trauma. Her work has been honored with numerous community service awards and her books have been translated into sixteen languages.

Dr. Segal truly believed that each of us has the capacity to make life better for ourselves and others. Her legacy will live on through Helpguide.

Donations in memory of Jeanne

Helpguide was Jeanne’s great passion, and her final wish was to see it continue to thrive and reach the millions of people it helps around the world.

You may honor Jeanne’s memory and lifework with a memorial contribution to HelpGuide. Donations can be made online by clicking here.

Or you can mail a check to:

Helpguide.org International
1250 Sixth Street
Suite 400
Santa Monica, CA 90401

HELPGUIDEORG INTERNATIONAL is a tax-exempt 501(c)3 organization, ID #45-4510670.