Dr.Elaine Ades Sachnoff is a Clinical Psychologist and a TEP in Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy.
She was trained by Dr J L Moreno and Zerka T Moreno at Beacon New York 1961-65. She is the founder and director of the Psychodrama Training Institute of Chicago. She conducts Psychodrama training all over the world, and continues to provide three in-patient psychodrama groups per-week at Chicago Lakeshore Hospital, a free-standing mental health facility in Chicago. She is the author of The Warm-Up Book and is the 2005 recipient of the J.L.Moreno Lifetime Achievement award from the American Society of Group Psychotherapy,Psychodrama.and Sociometry.