Lori K. Mihalich-Levin

Lori K. Mihalich-Levin, JD, founder of Mindful Return and creator of the Mindful Return E-Course. A health care lawyer, she also is mama to two beautiful red-headed boys (ages 4 and 6). Lori holds a law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center and completed her undergraduate studies at Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. She is author of the new book, “Back to Work After Baby: How to Plan and Navigate a Mindful Return from Maternity Leave.”

Career & Money

Want more female leaders? Reward impact—not time sitting at a desk

New research confirms that it’s simply not possible to be productive for eight hours per day.

Career & Money

You’re not a bad mama because you work

Here are five ways to help you get through that guilt.


When mom guilt whispers, ‘You’re a bad mom’

What if I decided to accept the presence of mom guilt, instead of fighting it?


You can do hard things—like have a critical conversation with your nanny. Here’s how.

Four key steps to take you from “we have a problem” to “I like this solution”