Graduated from Moscow State University (1977) as a clinical psychologist. For 12 years worked in the department of speech pathology of Moscow research institute of Psychiatry. Ph. D. from Вechterev Institute, 1984. Trained in psychodrama since 1989 in IAGP educational project, certified in late 1990s. Cofounder of the Federation of Psychodrama Training Institutes, senior trainer and supervisor. University courses, papers, educational programmes mostly raise the issues of group psychotherapy, culture of everyday and psychodrama.