David Grand, PhD, author of Emotional Healing at Warp Speed, is a psychotherapist, writer, lecturer, performance coach, and humanitarian. He is known for the discovery and development of the internationally acclaimed Brainspotting method, which brings about life-changing breakthroughs at “warp speed.”
A licensed clinical social worker with a doctorate from International University, David Grand is known for his discoveries and advancements in the arenas of healing trauma and enhancing performance and creativity. His Brainspotting method and BioLateral Sound are now used by thousands of therapists on every continent seeking to break through the limitations of talk therapy.
Grand’s work with 9/11 and Katrina survivors, as well as veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan, has been featured on NBC, CNN, and the Discovery Channel, and in the New York Times, the Washington Post, and O, The Oprah Magazine. He also has a roster of clients that includes many successful television, film, and stage actors, professional athletes, and business leaders, who have sought out his powerful methods to realize personal, professional, and creative breakthroughs.
What People are Saying About David Grand
“David Grand...offers hope for those who suffer unremitting psychic pain or who are undergoing agonizingly slow recovery from major trauma.”
—Andrew Solomon, author of Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression and New York Times contributing writer
“I offered Dr. David Grand’s techniques to my voice, dialect, and acting students with astounding results. I believe ‘The Grand System’ will someday be as celebrated in the field of performance theory as ‘The Stanislavski System’ is today.”
—Linda Brennan, chair, Voice & Speech Department, the American Academy of Dramatic Arts
“Dr. David Grand helps people heal from trauma and clear away negative patterns using simple steps to focus, clarify their perceptions, identify, and more important, release creative blocks.”
—Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr., coauthor of Journey to Justice