Jean Shinoda Bolen


Jean Shinoda Bolen, M.D

Psychiatrist and Author


Jean Shinoda Bolen, M.D. is a psychiatrist, Jungian analyst, and the author of thirteen influential books in over ninety foreign editions, notably Goddesses in Everywoman, Urgent Message From Mother, The Millionth Circle. She is an internationally known speaker and workshop leader, a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, retired Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at UCSF in private practice in Mill Valley, CA. She is a former board member of the Ms, Foundation for Women, and a leading advocate for a UN 5th World Conference on Women (5WCW) India 2022 (last held Beijing, 1995), and has represented Pathways To Peace and Women’s World Summit Foundation at the UN CSW. Her advocacy of 5WCW and Forum is based on the premise that grassroots activism creates political will, and that peace and sustainability in the home and in the world begins with equality and empowerment of women.