Diana Fosha

PhD creator and pioneer of Accelerated Experiential-Dynamic Psychotherapy, clinician, and author

Diana Fosha, Ph.D. is the innovator of AEDP (Accelerated Experiential Dynamic Psychotherapy). Her work has centered around transformational processes in experiential psychotherapy and their connection to the discoveries of neuroscience, leading her to develop the methods of dyadic affect regulation and metaprocessing that are embodied in AEDP. The author of numerous articles and chapters on transformation and trauma, she is also the author of The Transforming Power of Affect: A Model for Accelerated Change (Basic Books, 2000), and the editor, with Dan Siegel and Marion Solomon, of The Healing Power of Emotion: Affective Neuroscience, Development, & Clinical Practice (Norton, 2009). She teaches, supervises, and is in private practice in her beloved New York City.

Selected Publications