Deborah Ross, M.A., LPC, CJT

Deborah is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Journal Therapist who has retired from private practice in Virginia, near Washington, D.C. in order to teach Expressive Writing. Fascinated by the healing power of telling one’s story along with the current wave of research on how our brain changes by experience, she completed the three year program in Interpersonal Neurobiology with Dr. Dan Siegel, founder of the Mindsight Institute.   Using those learnings, as well as her studies of journaling and journal therapy, she has created Your Brain on Ink:  Journaling for Positive Brain Change.  A Certified Journal to the Self Instructor, she regularly offers the JTTS workshop in her community.   She also teaches journaling in meditation programs and in healthcare settings that serve cancer patients and those with traumatic brain injury.

Your Brain on Ink: Journaling for Positive Brain Change