Be’er Sheva Mental Health Center, Be’er-Sheva, Israel.
Prof. Eliezer Witztum, MD specializes in cultural psychiatry, trauma and bereavement, strategic and short-term dynamic psychotherapy, treatment of pedophilia, and in the history of psychiatry. He has written more than 200 scientific publications. His recent books include ‘Sanity and Sanctity’, ‘Soul, Bereavement and Loss’ (Hebrew), and ‘King Herod: A Persecuted Persecutor’. Together with Professor Lerner’s Genius and Insanity (in Hebrew, 2009) and in Russian 2011). Recently together with Dr. Margolin’s Chapters in the History of Psychiatry’ (in Hebrew, 2017).