Former Researcher and Educator at the University of Haifa in Israel awarded Most Influential Psychotherapist of the Year

Dr. Eleanor Zeitlen Avinor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Academic CEO of KEG International, Former Researcher & Teacher at the University of Haifa in Israel, was recently selected as the Most Influential Psychotherapist of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP).

While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an honor, choosing the Top 20 Most Influential Members of the Year comes with great purpose, admiration, and respect.  These members inspire others, show gratitude, bring people together and have helped people feel connected to one another. With their service they have displayed innovative leadership practices, pushed others towards success, and made sure their voice left an impact. Dr. Avinor has superior performance in her field, she is passionate about her work and holds high morals and integrity in all she does. IAOTP will honor her for this distinction at their Annual Awards Gala being held at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas this December.

Dr. Avinor is one of the Most Influential Psychotherapists of her time. She has dedicated more than 30 years of her talent and expertise to Psychotherapy. Dr. Avinor demonstrates success not only with her own practice but also as a seasoned and trusted voice in psychotherapy, who founded KEG Cards, which are therapy tools she created to help foster emotional growth and are now used all over the world.

Within her practice, Dr. Avinor has helped her clients resolve family disputes, marital problems, childhood wounds, overcome obstacles, decrease symptoms of anxiety, depression, and addiction/eating disorders.  She has developed a trust with her clients, helping them uncover their true authentic self, leading to self-acceptance, trauma resolution, effect personal change, overcome challenges and help restore balance and harmony in all relationships.

Her impressive repertoire of prior roles included Academic CEO of KEG International, Researcher & Educator with the University of Haifa in Israel.  Aside from her day-to-day responsibilities with her practice, Dr. Avinor is also a sought-after lecturer, speaker and published Author. She has authored papers like “Shirley: There is Not Enough” for the Psychology and Behavioral Science International Journal and she has been invited to conduct workshops both nationally and internationally.

Dr. Avinor received her Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Master of Arts from the University of Hafia. She has a Master of Science in Psychotherapy from the University of Derby. Earned her PhD in Education from the University of New Mexico and completed coursework in psychotherapy at the School of Psychotherapy at Rambam Hospital Medical School.

Throughout her remarkable career Dr. Avinor has received awards and has been recognized worldwide for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the profession. This year she will considered for induction into the exclusive Hall of Fame by IAOTP and she was selected as the Most Influential Psychotherapist of the Year. Dr. Avinor was featured in TIP (Top Industry Professionals) Magazine, was chosen as Top Psychotherapist of the Year, and received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Association of Top Professionals. In 2018 she was named Top Psychotherapist of the Year by IAOTP. Dr. Avinor remains active in EABCT and USATAA. She has been featured in a wide range of Who’s Who publications including Medicine and Healthcare, Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in the World.

Looking back, Dr. Avinor attributes her success to her perseverance, mentors she has had along the way and her endless passion for helping people better their mind, their body and relationships.  She is always striving to utilize her platform to better the lives of others. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and traveling. For the future, she will continue making a positive impact on people’s lives with her influence, her knowledge and the support she gives to all her patients.

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