Norwegian Special Forces for 10 years, including participation in military operations in Lebanon, Bosnia, Kosovo, and Afghanistan. Additionally, MA in Political Science (UIO) and educated and trained as a Psychotherapist. MA in Health Administration from the Univeristy of Oslo (UIO). For the past 15 years, working as a Senior Adviser at the Institute of Military Psychiatry (IMPS) within the Norwegian Armed Forces Joint Medical Services (NAFJMS).