Jennifer Mattson teaches creative writing and journalism courses at New York University's School of Professional Studies (NYU). She is a writer, editor, and journalist. She is a former network news producer for CNN, CNN International, National Public Radio, and the former managing editor of Asia Society. Jennifer's writing and reporting have appeared in the Atlantic, Salon, USA TODAY, the Boston Globe, CBS News, GlobalPost.com, the Women's Review of Books, and Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health. She writes an online column for Psychology Today and recently co-authored, with 15 other writers, the book 642 Things To Write About Me (2015).