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Janina Fisher, Ph.D.

Janina Fisher, Ph.D. is an Instructor at the Trauma Center, a clinic and research center founded by Bessel van der Kolk. Known for her expertise in treating trauma and dissociation from a somatic perspective, 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 the neurobiological research and body-oriented psychotherapy into traditional therapeutic modalities.