Jane Bartlett works as a freelance journalist. She writes about health and parenting for a wide range of national publications including The Guardian, the Daily Mail and numerous women's magazines and websites. She is currently the health editor of Junior, the monthly parenting magazines. She has had two books published by Virago and Chameleon. She lives in Brighton with her husband and three young children. In terms of her own spiritual development, she has been drawn in the past to Buddhism and New Age. She has trained in transpersonal psychotherapy and for the past eight years has been a practising Christian. She currently co-ordinates the Sunday school at the church she attends."