BIOGRAPHY FOR NAOMI
NAOMI L. BAUM, PhD, consults and facilitates workshops on resilience building in Israel and worldwide. She created the Building Resilience Intervention (BRI), an evidence-based resilience model that has been applied widely in Israel and abroad. She was Director of the Resilience Unit at Metiv – The Israel Psychotrauma Center and co-directed the International Course in Trauma and Resilience in cooperation with the Rothberg School of the Hebrew University. She is the author of several previous books. She lives in Israel with her husband, and is mother of seven, and grandmother of twenty.
BIOGRAPHY FOR MICHAEL
MICHAEL DICKSON is Executive Director of StandWithUs in Israel, an international educational nonprofit. Michael is a Senior Fellow at the Center for International Communication of Bar-Ilan University. In 2016, he was listed as the fourteenth most influential Jew on Twitter. He is the 2019 winner of the Bonei Zion Prize and in 2020, he was listed on the Global Jewish 100. He lives in Israel with his wife and five children.
PUBLICATIONS & BOOKS
Resilience: What Israelis Can Teach the World https://www.isresilience.com/
Facebook: What is ISresilience? https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=318724736108297
COMING TOGETHER TO FOCUS ON RESILIENCY
Favorite quotes: Resilience is “bouncing forward” – Frimet Walsh
We live the 3 keys we outlined in our recent book “ISResilience” – Empathy, Flexibility and Meaning-Making.
PAST RESILIENCY APPEARANCES
SOCIAL MEDIA CONTACTS