I am an expert in psychology, holding a doctorate in Marriage and Family Counseling and have been in practice for 30 years. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, an Emergency Medical Technician, a Military, Family and Life Consultant, and a Board Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress. I have been a licensed psychotherapist for 30 years and responds to disasters worldwide. I am a blogger for Huffington Post and write for Yahoo Voices. I've written numerous journal articles, ebooks, and chapters for professional publication in the field of psychology, trauma, child, adolescent and adult development, divorce, death, illness, family therapy, etc.