Erik Olesen has worked as a psychotherapist and biofeedback trainer with individuals, couples, and children for over 25 years. He’s a state licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and is certified in biofeedback and neurofeedback by the Biofeedback Certification Institute of America. He taught biofeedback and stress management at San Francisco State University.
Erik has spoken or consulted for over 120 organizations throughout the U.S., including Citicorp, U.C. Davis, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Johnson & Johnson, and Blue Shield. His book, Mastering the Winds of Change was published by HarperCollins Publishers in New York. He also wrote a picture book designed to help children become happier and more confident. It’s called The Little Sailboat and the Big Storm (Coming of Age Press).
Erik is certified in a new EMDR type treatment for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, called Bilateral Stimulation and Emotion Regulation. This treatment approach, pioneered by John Omaha, Ph.D., is highly effective in helping clients deal with and resolve highly charged emotional issues, in addition to PTSD and addictions.