Dr. Billi Bio
Dr. Billi is the owner and CEO of Dr. Billi, formerly AttentionB, both highly reputable private practices specializing in innovative, person-centered, and trauma-informed coaching, therapy, and behavioral interventions.
She provides individual, family, and couples coaching and therapy.
She has over 35 years of experience helping people of all ages manage ADHD, Asperger's Syndrome, various learning disabilities, emotional/behavioral challenges, memory disorders, grief, and trauma.
It is my life mission to challenge mental health stigma and support neurodiverse persons and those impacted by trauma and grief all over the world to live their very best lives.
– Dr. Billi
Education & Experience
Dr. Billi holds a Ph.D. in Education from Anglia Polytechnic University in the UK, MA in Expressive Art Therapy from Lesley University, and a B.A. in Physical Education.
- Certified Co-active ADHD Coach (Certification from Coaches Training Institute – CTI)
- Licensed Co-Active Coach
- Neuro-Cognitive Behavioral Therapist
- Licensed in Mediation and Conflict Resolution
- Certified in Trauma-Based Techniques
- Certified in Academic Pedagogical Management.
Dr. Billi has held several positions such as a Pedagogical College Professor, is a former support group facilitator, and a Parent-to-Parent teacher for CHADD.
Parent & Teacher Education
Dr. Billi specializes in educating teachers and parents in childhood development, special education, appropriate cognitive-behavioral interventions, and classroom/ home management.
ADHD & Other Neurodiversities
Combining her background in expressive arts therapy, co-active coaching, and teaching, Dr. Billi developed the LEVERAGE ADHD system™ to empower others to take pride in their unique traits and transform their ADHD, Asperger’s, memory disorders, and learning disability traits into useful assets.
Dr. Billi’s commitment to a higher quality of life for neurodiverse people has been her primary source of motivation throughout her career. She works hands-on with families, couples, parents, children, educators, entrepreneurs, executives, creatives, and business people and their teams/employees.
Anxiety, Trauma, & Grief
Dr. Billi also works with individuals who experience anxiety and/or who are moving through trauma, including PTSD, and grief. She is certified in numerous therapeutic interventions and expressive therapies for processing.
She uses a trauma-informed, person-centered approach to provide unique, individualized coaching and intervention support.
She works with individuals of all ages and helped clients as young as 6 and often works with military veterans and military families.
Presentations & Writing
Dr. Billi is a highly regarded, well-known presenter who has provided lectures all over the world at conferences, seminars, and schools, including American Jewish University. Her lecture topics include cognitive impairments, non-verbal communication, gender and women's issues, empowerment, ADHD, and more.
She is a regular contributor to the Succeed with ADHD Telesummit hosted by Laurie Dupar.
She has written extensively about body language and non-verbal communication as a tool to enhance the teaching and learning processes as well as interpersonal relationships.
Dr. Billi has co-authored various books including:
Professional Memberships & More
She is a professional member of the National Video Therapy Center in Israel, ADDA, CHADD, and the International Coaching Federation.
She is a well-vetted therapist and coach with active listings on well-known and highly reputable sites such as Psychology Today, ADD Crusher, ADDitude Directory, and Therapy Sites,
Additionally, she is an accredited trainer for a revolutionary Neuro-Cognitive program called AttenGo™, volunteers at various organizations, and previously served on the Board for CHADD (Children and Adults with ADHD).