Rendy Freedman, LMFT, is a national consultant and supervisor for EMDR, a behavioral therapy offering post-traumatic solutions for clients. She and Dr. Jennifer Freed are the co-founders of AHA! Santa Barbara, which equips teenagers, educators, and parents with social and emotional intelligence to dismantle apathy, prevent despair, and interrupt hate-based behavior. Since 1999, AHA! has served 65,000 youth, teachers, and parents. Rendy is a trained mediator and astrologer who has been a practicing family therapist for 30 years.