Board of Directors

Christine Forner, BA, BSW, MSW
President (2019)

Associated Counselling
1842- 14th St. S.W.
Calgary, Alberta T2T 3S9 Canada

phone: 403.228.2020

Lynette Danylchuk, PhD
Past President (2019)**

Restorative Therapy Center
San Mateo, CA 94403 USA

phone: 650.773.4476

Christa Krüger, MD
President-Elect (2019)

University of Pretoria
Dept Psychiatry Weskoppies Hospital
Private Bag X113
Pretoria 0001 South Africa

phone: +27 12 319 9741
fax: +27 123199617

D. Michael Coy, MA, LICSW
Treasurer (2018-2019)**

1904 3rd Avenue
Suite 614
Seattle, WA 98101 USA

phone: 206.745.2527

Lisa Danylchuk, EdM, MFT, E-RYT
Secretary (2019-2021)

The Center for Yoga and Trauma Recovery
2071 Antioch Ct.
Suite 200
Oakland, CA 94611 USA

Rosita Cortizo, PsyD, MFT, MA
Director (2019-2021)

4275 Linda Vista Dr.
Fallbrook, CA 92028 USA

Heather Hall, MD
Director (2017-2019)

Board Certified Psychiatrist
9245 Laguna Springs Drive
Suite 200
Elk Grove, CA 95758 USA

phone: 916.747.2346
fax: 916.747.0902

Rick Hohfeler, PsyD
Director (2019-2021)*

Alternatives Psychological Consultation
10045 W. Lisbon Ave.
Wauwatosa, WI 53222 USA

phone: 414.550.0153
fax: 414.393.1640

Peter Maves, PhD
Director (2019-2021)*

1113 Spruce St.
Suite 300
Boulder, CO 80302 USA

phone: 303.442.7344
fax: 303.442.7312

Adah Sachs, PhD
Director (2017-2019)*

Psychotherapy Lead, Redbridge Borough
North-East London NHS Foundation Trust 
Goodmayes Hospital, IG3 8XJ United Kingdom

phone: +44 300 555 1222 ext.53454

Michael Salter, PhD
Director (2018-2020)

University of New South Wales
Arts and Social Sciences
Sydney, New South Wales 2052
Australia

Valerie Sinason, PhD
Director (2019-2021)

Clinic for Dissociative Studies
64 Regency Lodge
Adelaide RD
London NW3 5ED United Kingdom

phone: +44 7713 399893


Tally Tripp, MA, MSW, ATR-BC
Director (2019-2021)

George Washington University
1925 Balenger Ave Suite 250
Alexandria, VA 22314 USA

phone: 703.517.3312


Victor Welzant, PsyD
Director 2017-2019*

1205 York Rd
Suite 39B
Lutherville, MD 21093 USA

phone: 443.677.7402


Willa Wertheimer, PsyD
Director (2019-2020)**

Advocacy Counseling Center, Ltd.
44 N. Virginia St.
Suite 2B
Crystal Lake, IL 60014 USA

phone: 815.243.6789


Mary Pat Hanlin, MPS, DES
Executive Director

ISSTD Headquarters
1420 New York Avenue NW
5th Floor
Washington, DC 20005

phone: 202.803.6332
fax: 202.747.2864


*Denotes Board Member in Second Term
**Denotes Board Member Appointed to Fill Vacancy