Dr Janina Fisher

Dr Janina Fisher

Speaker

Janina Fisher, Ph.D. is a licensed Clinical Psychologist and an Instructor at a Trauma Centre in the USA, a clinic and research centre founded by Bessel van der Kolk. Known for her expertise as a clinician and presenter, she is Assistant Director of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute, past President of the New England Society for the Treatment of Trauma and Dissociation, an EMDR International Association Consultant, and former Instructor, Harvard Medical School. Dr Fisher has authored a number of articles on trauma treatment and lectures nationally and internationally on the integration of neurobiological research and body-oriented psychotherapy into traditional therapeutic modalities. Dr Janina Fisher has also published a psycho-educational flipchart which helps traumatised clients understand the nature of the symptoms and the treatment. The flipchart includes 22 diagrams and charts summarising the most current research and theoretical concepts in trauma treatment