Dr. Diego is the Clinical Director for Military research at USF College of Public Health and past Clinical Director of the Military Trial of Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART) at the University of South Florida and co-author on the peer reviewed ART publications. With 20 years of mental health experience and a combat trauma expert, Dr. Diego works privately and on retreats with active duty military and Veterans with emphasis on Special Forces. He currently is a retreat Behavioral Consultant with Warrior Mission at Ease, the Brian Bill Foundation and Veterans Alternative. He is on the medical advisory boards of the Camaraderie Foundation and H.O.O.A.H. and has provided consultation with Mission America, Wounded Warrior project, Green Beret Foundation, and the Lone Survivor Foundation.
Dr. Diego is an ART trainer working with Military Behavioral heath. He speaks internationally and published on ART and has spent sixteen years teaching at university level with experience in designing online curriculum, trained and supervised masters and doctoral level therapists. Teaches mindfulness, relaxation and mediation skills for coping in a human performance context, both to enhance performance and mange specific stressors or illness.