Dr. Altman is a licensed Clinical Psychologist who has been practicing in the greater DC area since 1977. Dr. Altman's specialties include the treatment of adjustment disorders, anxiety disorders, post traumatic stress, and post abuse disorders. He also provides psychological evaluation and assessment, and services for deaf and hard of hearing clients through the use of sign language. Dr. Altman is a certified Psychodrama Trainer, Educator, and Practitioner (TEP). He is the author of The Wisdom of the Five Messengers: Learning to Follow the Guidance of Feelings, published by Sidran Press, 2007.
Consultation and Training
In addition to direct clinical services, Dr. Altman has over 20 years experience as a trainer and consultant, providing development programs for corporations and government agencies in the areas of conflict resolution, violence prevention, threat assessment and communication strategies. In association with his colleagues at Strategic Interactions (strategicinteractions.com) and Action Training Institute, Dr. Altman has worked with numerous client groups including the U.S. Secret Service, Newbridge Networks, Discovery Communications, Booz Allen & Hamilton, The U.S. Senate and the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals, among others. Dr. Altman has contributed to many professional publications and has presented workshops on a variety of professional topics at conferences throughout the United States.