A nationally recognized clinician, teacher, trainer and motivational speaker, Dr. Meg Givnish was among the first professionals to be certified as a Trainer, Educator and Practitioner by the American Board of Examiners in Group Psychotherapy and Psychodrama. She is currently on the faculty of the Communications Program at Delaware County Community College, and has served as an honored faculty member of the Saint Joseph’s University Graduate School of Health Education since 1986. From 1981 to 1983, she served as President of the Moreno Institute, an organization that has helped individuals from all over the world learn about Psychodrama.
In 1980, she created the Problem-Solving Theater Troupe, a blend of therapeutic drama, therapy, humor and spontaneity that has educated and entertained thousands across the United States. The troupe was extremely influential in the establishment of Student Assistance Programs, Pennsylvania. Dr. Givnish was also featured in “When Hopes Become Despair”, an award-winning documentary on teen suicide, and received an Emmy for her work on the special “What Will We Do about Momma?”, of which she was the writer, director and narrator.