Talia Bar-Yoseph Levine

Talia Bar-Yoseph Levine

Co-Founder and CEO

Business consultant, trainer and supervisor, psychotherapist




Talia Bar-Yoseph Levine, DPsych. Is a world renowned management consultant with over 30 years’ experience. She has worked around the world with executives of fortune 500 retail companies, small family businesses and everything in between, as well as government, security services and media people.

She is especially interested in Dialogic leadership. Her focus is on executive team building and the transition from manager to leader. Being a qualified psychotherapist and trainer supports her work and enables going to any needed depth in the most challenging situations.

Talia is a co-founder of the Jerusalem Gestalt Institute and a visiting trainer in Europe and USA. She is a former head of the Gestalt MSc program at Metanoia Inst. London.

Beyond her many publications in journals, Talia was also on the editorial board of the British Gestalt Journal and is now on the editorial board of the Gestalt Review. She has published two edited books; “The Bridge – Dialogue Across Cultures” and “Gestalt therapy – advances in theory and practice”.

On a more personal level…

I am dedicated to support people on their journey through roads not traveled yet, to encourage support and challenge them in exploring that which is right for them in conjunction with their surroundings. It is my conviction that each and every one of us has the answers only often needs help to sieve through the rights wrongs and habitual.


Personal Achievements

Areas of Focus/Specialisations
  • Vast experience in PTSD
  • Cross cultural work
  • Group work
  • Organizational consultancy, especially focused on personal growth within organizational behavior
  • BA, MA honors
  • DPysch
  • Registered clinical Psychologist since 1981
  • Gestalt practitioner since 1977

Over 20 publications in professional journals and books,  edited two books:

* The Bridge – Dialogues Across Cultures, Gestalt institute New Orleans, USA 2005

* Gestalt Therapy – Advances in Theory and practice, Routledge, UK 2011
Selected works:

* Bar-Yoseph Levine, ‘The Life of a Learning Community’ In B. O’Neil (Editor) Community,
Psychotherapy and Life Focus Australia: Ranvenwood Press.

* Alon, N. & Bar-Yoseph Levine, T. 1994 ‘An approach to treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress
Disorder (PTSD)’ in P. Clarkson & M. Pokorny (Editors) The Handbook of Psychotherapy London:
Routledge pp.451 – 469

* Manielevitch, E. & Bar-yoseph Levine, T. 2005. ‘It’s Greek to Me’ In T. Bar-Yoseph
Levine (Editor) The Bridge – Dialogues Across Cultures New Orleans: Gestalt Institute Press

* Yontef G. & Bar-Yoseph Levine, T. 2008 ‘Dialogic Relationship’ in P. Brownell  (editor)
Handbook for theory, research, and practice in gestalt therapy Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars
Publishing pp.104 – 123

* Wheeler, G. & Bar-Yoseph Levine, T. 2005 ‘Epilogue’ in Bar-Yoseph Levine, T.  (Editor)
The Bridge – Dialogues Across Cultures New Orleans: Gestalt Institute Press pp.413 – 416


Member of the following professional associations

  • IPA (Israeli Psychological Association,)
  • EAGT (European Association of Gestalt Therapy)
  • AAGT (International association of advancement of Gestalt Therapy)
  • INTAGIO (International association of Gestalt in Organisations)
  • Member Of INTAGIO Executive Committee
  • Scuola Gestalt di Torino – trainer at the GIO Master Programme: www.scuolagestaltditorino.it


A taste of the companies I worked with

Talia is a business consultant in Israel, Europe, USA and Asia and an international trainer with over 30 years’ experience in multinational companies, social structures, family businesses as well as volunteering work with low profit organisations.