Leon Berg

Place Category: Council TrainersPlace Tags: Council in Intimate Relationships, Council in Prisons, and Council Mentor

  • Profile

    Leon Berg is a founding member of the Ojai Foundation, and is now an Elder, or preferably, Yelder :-). He is a Senior Trainer for Center for Council and a Founding Advisory Board member.  Leon has been facilitating Council groups in the U.S. and abroad for over 25 years. In 2001, he went to Israel to seed the practice of Council among Israeli Jews and Arabs, co-founding the Israeli non-profit organization Ma’agal Hakshava (Listening Circles). Leon has returned to Israel many times since then to conduct Council trainings and lead a variety of coexistence programs. In 2008 Leon and his partner, Glori Zeltzer, a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, began to teach their council-based relationship workshop, Art of Intimate Conversation, to couples seeking to enrich and/or heal their relationships. They now teach the practices to couples in the US and abroad.

    Please visit their website tools-for-togetherness

    Check out Leon’s TEDx talk on the Power of Listening.