Jack Saul, Ph.D
Jack Saul is the Founding Director of the International Trauma Studies Program, an independent post-graduate training and research institute affiliated with Columbia University. As a psychologist he has created a number of programs for populations in New York City that have endured war, torture, and political violence, including the Bellevue/NYU Program for Survivors of Torture, REFUGE (Refugee Resource Center), Theater Arts Against Political Violence, the Post-9/11 Downtown Community Resource Center, and African Refuge. He consults with organizations on staff welfare in response to trauma-related work and has a private practice in Manhattan. He is the author of the recently published Collective Trauma, Collective Healing: Promoting Community Resilience in the Aftermath of Disaster(Routledge). Jack is Assistant Professor of Clinical Population and Family Health at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health.