With passion and humor, brief therapy expert, author and speaker Fred P. Gallo, PhD, International Advanced Energy Psychology Trainer, shares a wealth of knowledge and his 27-year experience integrating Energy Psychology methods including EFT, TFT, and EDxTM into mainstream mental health treatment. Dr. Gallo coined the term Energy Psychology (EP) with the publication of his seminal book Energy Psychology, in which he introduced the world to EFT and several mind-body methods that produce rapid and profound results often within a single or a few sessions. Among 8 books on this topic are Energy Tapping and Energy Tapping for Trauma. He is passionate about bringing rapid and thorough EP methods into mainstream clinical mental health treatment and coaching.
Dr. Gallo obtained his PhD from the University of Pittsburgh, MA from the University of Dayton, and AB from Duquesne University. He interned at Dayton Mental Health Center in both inpatient and outpatient settings and has been on staff at local hospitals, including UPMC. His 40 plus years of clinical practice includes employment in all levels of mental health treatment and training professionals in EP approaches, including methods that he has developed. He also has a group private practice for over 40 years. He speaks nationally and internationally on this topic and presents frequently for institutes and universities worldwide. He is a sought-after expert in working with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, anxiety disorders, depression, and chronic pain. He also applies EP in couples therapy.
Financial: Fred Gallo maintains a private practice and has an employment relationship with UPMC Horizon and Children’s Aid Society of Mercer. He receives royalties as a published author. Fred Gallo receives a speaking honorarium and book royalties from PESI, Inc. He has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Fred Gallo is a member of the American Psychological Association, the Pennsylvania Psychological Association, and the Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology.