Traumatic Stress Consultant
Paige Valdiserri, ME.d, LPC, NCC, BCETS, RMT, is an internationally-recognized Traumatic Stress and Intuitive Healing consultant. Her unique approach has empowered thousands of people on the front lines of stress to go from a place of personal fracturing back to wholeness- whether it is recovering from war zones, terroristic attacks, natural disasters, medical/chronic illness, intense professional/corporate settings, or life-changing personal events. Clients have described her as a teacher, a guide, a healer, an intuitive and a reflection of themselves.
A number of modalities are utilized in her consulting practice to help people heal on every level. Paige is a Board-Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress, a Licensed Professional Counselor, creator of Energetic Body Dialogue, Subconscious Restructure Coach, Master Reiki Teacher, Energy Healer, Kundalini Practitioner and Intuitive healer. Her speaking engagements have included addressing the 2008 symposium “Every Crisis is a Human Crisis” at Georgetown University, the Defense Health Board Task Force on Mental Health (2007) and NASA’s Executive Safety Forum (2007). Heavily involved in preventing global violence against women, particularly honor killings, she has generated awareness about the issue through fundraisers and working with the media, law offices and The List Project. Paige also collaborated with Senator Webb’s office and the American Counseling Association to write needed provisions for the Wounded Warrior Act and developed and implemented Employee Support Services for the Pentagon Force Protection Agency.
In her capacity as the Director of Behavioral Health for the international occupational health firm, Comprehensive Health Services Inc., Paige developed and managed the firm’s first (holistic) behavioral health department for its domestic and international contracts, including support for the military, government contractors and family support for those deployed. Her responsibilities included developing and implementing company policies, procedures and operations, regarding comprehensive behavioral health programs, training of behavioral health providers on innovative modalities to utilize in war zones, training all staff on protocols involving trauma Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), emergency preparedness and disaster response, cultural gender issues, and organizational assessment and screening, as well as developing national Next of Kin (NOK) teams. She also ran staff development trainings and workshops on topics such as leadership, managing stress in war zones, cultural diversity and awareness, workplace violence, gender issues, culture sensitivity for those deployed to third world countries, and suicide awareness and prevention.