Lead author of the curriculum, professor, and therapist, Sharon Lamb has a doctoral degree in Human Development from Harvard University and a doctorate in Philosophy from the Vrije University in Amsterdam. She is a co-author of the APA Sexualization of Girls Task Force Report and Guidelines for Psychological Practice with Girls and Women. Her books include Packaging Girlhood, Packaging BoyhoodSex Therapy and KidsThe Secret Lives of GIrlsGirls of Color Sexuality and Sex Education, and Sexual Ethics for Caring Schools.