Nili Lavi earned her M.A. in Clinical Psychology at the Academic College of Tel Aviv-Yaffo, and her B.A. in Psychology and Comparative Literature at Hebrew University. During her years at METIV, she has worked on various projects, including services for the Ethiopian community, research about bereavement, and programming for enhancing emotion regulation in children. In her professional work, she is particularly interested in issues relating to loss. In addition to her work at METIV, Nili also lends professional support, focusing on resilience, to the IDF unit responsible for supporting bereaved families.