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I am passionate about:
work with people, particularly traumatized people
A little known fact about me is:
I worked on Ellis Island as a tour guide in 1977
Show my name on the attendees list for events I am attending:
"He does what he says he'll do"
I grew up in a migrant family. I have worked in movements for social change since 1966, including the environmental and peace movements. I obtained a qualification as a physician from the University of Groningen, Netherlands. I have worked with asylum seekers and refugees since 1988. Currently, I am the CEO of the Coalition for Work with Psychotrauma and Peace, working with war victims and asylum seekers.