David Berceli, Ph.D. is the creator of a revolutionary and unique set of Trauma Releasing Exercises (TRE) that helps release the deep chronic tension created in the body during a traumatic experience. He is an international expert in the areas of trauma intervention and conflict resolution. David has lived and worked extensively in Israel/Palestine, Sudan, Uganda, Kenya, Yemen, Egypt, and Lebanon. Fluent in English and Arabic, David brings a keen understanding of the intertwining dynamics of religion and ethnic customs and has developed specific processes to enable people to manage personal trauma, as well as bring healing and reconciliation between diverse groups.
Since the 1980s he has provided trauma relief workshops and designed recovery programmes for international organizations around the world. Along with individual trauma counselling, he has provided specialised trauma recovery assistance to the US military personnel and government and non-government organisations whose staff are living and working trauma inducing environments. David is a Clinical Social Worker (PhD), licensed Massage Therapist (LMT) Certified Bioenergetics Therapist (CBT) Certified Field Traumatologist (CFT) and Spiritual Director (MS). For more information go to the TRE official website.