Dr. Linda Mintle is a nationally recognized writer, speaker and licensed clinical social worker who has been in general clinical practice for the past 20 years. She specializes in marriage and family therapy and eating disorders. In addition to her practice, Dr. Mintle is the resident expert for ABC Family Channel's Living the Life, with Terry Meeuwsen and Louise Duart. She is a regular contributor to several Christian magazines including Charisma and SpiritLed Woman. She and her husband live in Virginia Beach with their two children.