Roger M. Solomon

Roger M. Solomon, Ph.D.

Dr Roger Solomon is a psychologist specializing in the areas of trauma and grief. He s a consultant to the US Senate EAP. He is on the Senior Faculty of the EMDR Institute and provides basic and advanced EMDR training internationally. He also provides advanced training in the areas of grief, emergency psychology, and complex trauma. De Solomon also consults with several Police agencies. De Solomon has planned critical incident programs, conducted training for peer support teams and has provided direct services following such tragedies as Hurricane Katrina, 9/11 terrorist attacks, the loss of the Shuttle Columbia, and the Oklahoma City Bombing.

Dr Solomon has provided consultation and direct services to law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, Secret Service, and Polizia di Stato in Italy, and has worked extensively with families of police officers killed in the line of duty.  Dr Solomon has extensively collaborated with Onno van der Hart (Senior author of “The Haunted Self) and is part of an international team that has written articles on the utilization of EMDR therapy with complex trauma. He is a visiting professor with Salesiana University in Rome, Italy and is a consultant with psychology programs for La Sapienza (University of Rome) in Rome.

He has authored or coauthored 45 articles and book chapters pertaining to EMDR therapy, grief, complex trauma, acute trauma and law enforcement stress.