Dr. Roni Berger, PhD, LSCW, was born and raised in Israel.
holds a BSW, MSW and PhD from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
and a Diploma in Psychotherapy from Tel Aviv Medical School.
She serves as a Professor at Adelphi University, a consultant to various professional organizations and holds a private clinical practice as well as provides mentoring services in developing scholarly publications.
fields of expertise are immigrants, families, specifically stepfamilies, cross cultural aspects of trauma and posttraumatic growth, qualitative research, evidence-based practice and group work.
published and presented extensively, both nationally and internationally.
Dr. Berger serves on numerous editorial and advisory boards of professional organizations.
Prior to her immigration to the United States in 1990, she worked in Israel in academia, direct practice with individuals, families and groups in the fields of health and mental health, and supervisory and administrative positions in diverse social, medical and educational settings.
Dr. Berger received several awards and grants and served as a Fulbright scholar in Hong Kong.