Eric Maisel, PhD, psychotherapist and founder of creativity coaching, is author of Coaching the Artist Within, The Van Gogh Blues, Creativity for Life, Fearless Creating, Brainstorm: Harnessing the Power of Productive Obsessions, and two dozen other books. He is creator of The Meaning Solution Program, a complete step-by-step program for making personal meaning and living your life purpose.
Maisel trains creativity coaches and meaning coaches, and provides core creativity coaching trainings for the Institute for Transpersonal Psychology and the Creativity Coaching Association. He writes a monthly column for Art Calendar Magazine and hosts two shows on the Personal Life Media Network, The Joy of Living Creatively and Your Purpose-Centered Life. He also teaches Deep Writing workshops in Paris, London, New York, and San Francisco, and gives keynote talks worldwide.
What People are Saying About Eric Maisel
“America’s premier creativity coach delves deeply into the issues that challenge writers, artists, musicians, and performers and provides them with unique strategies and stimulating insights to achieve their creative destinies.”
—Nita Leland, artist and author of The New Creative Artist
“Eric Maisel has taught me more about the creative life and how to live it successfully than any other author.”
—Sharon Lebell, author of The Art of Living: The Classic Manual on Virtue, Happiness, and Effectiveness
“Eric Maisel is the therapist, counselor, coach, and friend we all want and need. He provides the psychological tools to help artists lead a mature, functioning, productive, and enriching personal and creative life.”
—Bobette Buster, adjunct professor, USC School of Cinematic Arts and La Fémis, Paris