Naomi L. Baum, Ph.D., in an international consultant in the field of trauma and resilience. In this capacity, she has travelled widely working with communities that have been hit by earthquakes, hurricanes and terror, from Mexico to Nepal. She created the BRI-Building Resilience Intervention, a program that she has implemented extensively in both Israel and abroad. Since transitioning from full time work at the Israel Center for the Treatment of Psychotrauma, to private consulting, Naomi has picked up the pace of her travels and has begun to write about them. She is the author of two books, "Life Unexpected: A Trauma Psychologist Journeys through Breast Cancer," and "Free Yourself from Fear: A Seven Day Plan for Overcoming Fear of (Recurrent) Cancer, both available on Amazon. Naomi, an intrepid traveler loves taking to the road with any willing partners including her children and husband. She enjoys scuba diving, cycling, and cooking and blogs her travels. She is a mother of seven, grandmother of thirteen, married to the same man for more than forty years and lives in Israel.