Janis Abrahms Spring

Janis Abrahms Spring, PhD, ABPP, is a nationally acclaimed expert on issues of trust, intimacy, and forgiveness. A recipient of the Connecticut Psychological Association Award for Distinguished Contribution to the Practice of Psychology and former supervisor in the department of psychology at Yale University, she is author of the award-winning How Can I Forgive You?, After the Affair, and Life with Pop. She has been in private practice in Westport, Connecticut, for 43 years.

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  • Is Forgiveness Good for You?

    Some of us believe we have an obligation to forgive, unconditionally, categorically, and that to do so is central to what it means to be a decent human being. Most of us, however, can’t live up to such high moral principles.