ABOUT THE AUTHOR

A former Marine, H.L. Valdez is a freelance writer with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, a Master of Science degree in Counseling, a Community College teaching credential in Psychology. He is a certified Substance Abuse Counselor, a Master Resiliency Trainer, and Emergency Trauma Specialist. He is a former Federal Investigator with the U.S. Department of Justice and Department of Labor and the Regional Crisis Response Manager for the Department of Defense in Asia, where he has lived for twenty-five years. He has organized and trained Combat Operational Stress Control Teams for the Department of Defense and Marine Corps. Previously, Hilary worked at University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, Department of Medicine, as a Rehabilitation Counselor, and for the Seattle School District #1, Seattle, Washington, Human Relations Trainer and for Los Angeles Community College, Tokyo Campus – Psychology Instructor.

 Coaching and Counseling
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AUTHOR CREDITS

HEART LINE INTER FM

Former On-Air Personality and Media Psychologist for Tokyo's largest radio station.

THE CRITICAL INCIDENT

Former Regional Coordinator for Emergency Response Teams in Asia for the Department of Defense

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