Emily Burd-Thomas

Emily Burd-Thomas Project Coordinator , The Center for Mind-Body Medicine USA

Emily holds a masters (MSc) in Mediterranean Security Studies and a masters (MA) in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from the University of Malta and George Mason University. She was trained by the Mediterranean Academy for Diplomatic Studies (MEDAC) in methods of negotiation, diplomacy, and advanced analysis of conflict, as well as in processes of violence prevention. She is passionate about post-conflict trauma healing and the reintegration of children displaced by war and genocide and believes that educating children in alternatives to violence is the key to alleviating conflict throughout the world.