Elisa Hallerman

Dr. Elisa Hallerman, PhD, JD, is the Founder and CEO of the Recovery Management Agency (RMA).
Her career over the last 30 years has included a practicing attorney, a partner and head of the talent department at United Talent Agency as well as a partner in the talent department at William Morris Endeavor. Currently she is a top consultant and crisis manager in the mental health and addiction field. She is an addiction and trauma expert who treats mental health from a functional medicine approach. Dr. Hallerman believes that true wellness comes from healing underlying root causes.

In addition to her JD, Elisa holds a doctorate in Depth Psychology and Somatic Studies from Pacifica Graduate Institute, with a focus on neuroscience and trauma. Elisa studied at UCLA to become a certified drug and alcohol counselor. She has studied Soul Psychology with renowned psychotherapist Thomas Moore PhD, and is currently becoming certified as a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, as developed by Peter Levine PhD. Elisa is a member of The Institute for Functional Medicine, she has done over 100 hours of continued education through the National Institute for Clinical Application Of Behavioral Medicine (NICABM).

Dr. Hallerman is an accomplished author, with her influential book "Soulbriety: A Plan to Heal Your Trauma, Overcome Addiction, and Reconnect with Your Soul”.



Identifying and Understanding Trauma Defense Mechanisms as one of the Root Cause of Substance Abuse and Relapse

Friday, August 16, 2024
5:15 PM - 6:15 PM