Granted the Honorary Title “FELLOW” March 2019 in NYC
International Society for The Study of Trauma and Dissociation
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The International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissasociation is an international non-profit, professional association organized to develop and promote comprehensive, clinically-effective and empirically-based resources and responses to trauma and dissasociation and to address its relevance to other theoretical constructs.
ISSTD is oldest society for the study of trauma and dissociation in the world.
ISSTD maintains an honorary status of “Fellow of the International Society for the Study of Dissociation” to recognize those members who have made distinguished contributions to the field of dissociation and the Society.
To be considered for Fellow status, a person must have been a member for at least five years of ISSTD and must present evidence of outstanding contributions to the field of dissociation in two or more of the following categories:
- Outstanding clinical work, teaching or research regarding dissociation and dissociative disorders, demonstrated by scientific publications, presentations, consultative work, or wide recognition by peers;
- Outstanding contributions to the ISSTD or its component groups, through serving as officers, on committees or task forces, organizing programs or meetings, contribution to newsletters, or similar activities;
- Outstanding administrative contributions evidenced by developing programs for treatment of dissociative disorders or for teaching or research concerning dissociation;
- Outstanding accomplishments in informing the public at large concerning dissociation and dissociative disorders through contributions in the media, publication, political advocacy, or membership on advisory panels.