The Berkeley Group & Family Therapy Institute
The Bay Area's Source for Group & Family Therapy for Over 30 Years

Recent Work


Over the past several years, Bill Roller's non-profit, the Berkeley Group Therapy Education Foundation has produced and sponsored national and international symposia at clinical conferences and law schools in order to address the ethical issues that arise for both clinicians and lawyers as they confront and condemn the practice of torture as a policy of the state.

Most recently, Roller interviewed Daniel Ellsberg, the man who revealed the Pentagon Papers and author of The Doomsday Machine: Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner

For more information on this interview, click here.

Download the full transcription of the interview here.

Read Bill Roller’s review of The Doomsday Machine in Tikkun Magazine here.


Torture, Security and Law: Lessons for the Future
Symposium at NYU School of Law, 2016

Torture, Security, and Law Symposium
UC Berkeley School of Law, 2015

U.S. Law and Torture Symposium
Stanford Law School, 2011

U.S. Law and Torture Symposium
UC Berkeley School of Law, 2010

CPA Torture Panel
San Francisco, 2006