Irit Felsen, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist specializing in trauma and traumatic loss, whose clinical work and research have been focused on Holocaust survivors and their families. In addition to a private practice in New Jersey, Dr. Felsen is an Adjunct Professor at Columbia University and the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology at Yeshiva University. Dr. Felsen is a member of the APA Trauma Division and the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress, the chair of the Older Adults Work Group in the APA Interdivision Covid-19 Task Force, a board member of the Holocaust Council of MetroWest, and a co-chair of the NGO Committee on Mental Health at the UN. Her papers have been published in peer-reviewed professional journals, and her research was the basis for a book entitled Psychoanalysis and Holocaust Testimony: Memories of Unwanted Social Trauma. Dr. Felsen is a sought-after international speaker about the long-term effects of trauma on Survivors and the intergenerational transmission of trauma to the children of Survivors.