Betty Teng, Co-host
Betty P. Teng, LMSW, MFA, is a psychoanalyst and trauma therapist who has worked with survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence and childhood molestation at Mount Sinai Beth Israel’s Victims Services Program in Manhattan. She is one of the authors of the New York Times bestseller, The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump. Ms. Teng has spoken and written on trauma and its impacts for conferences and media outlets, such as Slate and Vox. She currently sees patients in private practice and at the Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy in New York City.
Jonathan Kopp, CO-HOST
Jonathan Kopp is a strategic communications expert specializing in issue and positioning campaigns for candidates, causes, companies and countries. He is a Managing Director at the Glover Park Group. Jonathan was a member of the Obama for America 2008 National Media Team, the Opposition Research & Rapid Response Team of the 1992 Clinton/Gore “War Room,” and the Clinton Administration White House staff. He received the World Brand Congress 2011 Brand Leadership Award for Global Leadership in Digital & Social Media.
Thomas Singer, PRODUCER
Thomas Singer, MD, is a psychiatrist and Jungian psychoanalyst. Tom is an expert on the relationships between myth, politics and psyche in his studies of The Vision Thing and the Ancient Greece, Modern Psyche series. He is the editor of a series of books exploring cultural complexes, including Placing Psyche, Listening to Latin America, Europe’s Many Souls, The Cultural Complex. He is president of the National ARAS, an archive of symbolic imagery that has created The Book of Symbols.
ALLETTA COOPER, PRODUCER
Alletta Cooper is a Brooklyn-based audio producer and story-telling consultant. Her work has been heard on NPR, the award-winning StoryCorps podcast, PBS – American Experience, Google’s social media channels, CBS World News, The Track podcast, and Delta’s in-flight entertainment system. Alletta also consults with non-profits, design firms, and major corporations on incorporating storytelling into their work. She enjoys jazz-age swing dance styles and once won an episode of Wheel of Fortune. allettacooper.com
JENNY WOODWARD, PRODUCER
Jenny Woodward is a New York-based creative director and digital media producer. She worked for the New York Times developing and producing videos and many weekly series before starting her own production company, working with a wide variety of clients and subjects, in NY and abroad.