Dr. Ellie Izzo is co-founder and Director of the Vicarious Trauma Institute. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor and has been in clinical practice since 1982. She received her Master’s Degree from Long Island University and her Ph.D. in Health and Human Service from Columbia Commonwealth University.
Vicki Carpel Miller is co-founder and Director of the Vicarious Trauma Institute. As a Registered Nurse and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in private practice, she specializes in the practice of Collaborative Divorce, the treatment of Vicarious Trauma, divorce-related issues, and blended families.
Vicarious Trauma is what happens to your neurological (or cognitive), physical, psychological, emotional and spiritual health when you listen to traumatic stories day after day or respond to traumatic situations while having to control your reaction. The professionals at the Vicarious Trauma Institute help you find relief.