CBT in China Foundation
Steve Varon is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Tipping Point Energy, an alternative energy company. Previously, he was the CEO and President of Dana’s Undies. Mr. Varon brings to the Board 19 years of experience in the manufacturing industry.
Xianyun Li, M.D., is the Vice Director of the Beijing Suicide Research and Prevention Center, a World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Research and Training in Suicide Prevention. Dr. Li is senior psychiatrist at the Beijing Huilongguan Hospital. She is an expert in suicide prevention and cognitive behavioral therapy. She is an accomplished clinical researcher, currently investigating the efficacy of problem-solving therapy with suicide attempters in Beijing China.
Lisa A. Napolitano, Ph.D., is the Director of CBT/DBT Associates. She is an expert in cognitive-behavioral therapy and has extensive experience with the training of mental health professionals in the United States and internationally. Dr. Napolitano is a Certified Trainer/Consultant of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy and the past chair of the International Training Committee of the International Association for Cognitive Psychotherapy. She has been coordinating CBT trainings in China for the Beijing Suicide Research and Prevention Center since 2008.