vered2Vered Nuriel-Porat leads training workshops with mental health professionals as well as therapeutic workshops for those suffering the effects of trauma across the spectrum of Israeli society.

Vered earned her M.A. in Social Work at Hebrew University, but began her career teaching kindergarten and parenting courses following her studies in creative arts education. Through those courses, she discovered her interest in working with adults, and changed her path to social work. She has also worked with both parents and staff at a rehabilitative nursery school as a therapist and support group leader. Her clinical specialty is Acceptance Commitment Therapy and Somatic Experience.