BOLD Contributor, Mary Pipher: Dr. Mary Pipher received her BA in Cultural Anthropology at the University of California at Berkeley in 1969 and her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Nebraska in 1977. Dr Pipher's work combines her training in both the fields of psychology and anthropology. Her special area if interest is how American culture influences the mental health of its people. She is best known for her bestseller "Reviving Ophelia" which was #1 for 27 weeks and on the NYT list for 154 weeks. Her down-to-earth stories of hope and resilience inspire people to work together to build a better community.