Edward J. Hickling, PsyD is an internationally known psychologist, author and lecturer. He has specialized in the area of post trauma disorders and psychological treatments. He received his Doctor of Psychology degree from the University of Denver in clinical psychology. He was Director of Training and consultation liaison psychologist at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Albany, New York until he left to enter full time private practice. He has held academic positions at the Sage Colleges in Troy, NY, the University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany Medical College, and most recently at the University of South Florida.Dr. Hickling is a master therapist, having practiced for over 30 years. He has given workshops at leading national and international conferences, as well as teaching students, interns, fellows and other professionals in the varied positions he has held. Most of his career was spent in Albany, NY where he maintained a thriving practice, taught at local universities, and conducted research with his good friend, colleague, and distinguished professor emeritus in psychology at the University at Albany, Dr. Edward Blanchard. He held a position as a research psychologist at the James A. Haley Veterans Hospital, Tampa, Florida, until his recent move to join the Center for Sexual Trauma Services at the Bay Pines, VA. He has maintained a consultation and private practice in both New York and Florida. He continues to be active in cutting edge research, teaching and the provision of psychological services, including telemental health.