Using specialized therapy and brain optimization, Michael Cortina is changing lives.


Michael is not just an expert but someone who is caring, genuine, passionate, hardworking, and always ready to provide help to improve the lives of people he works with.


Just one visit is enough to change a person’s life.


…he treats everyone special and determines the right approach to their specific situation.


The Cortina Method utilizes brain-based techniques to help clinicians rapidly resolve their own trauma and prevent burnout.

—Yahoo! Finance

Cortina is the Founder & Creator of The Cortina Method, a brain-based healing methodology to resolve trauma, which is highly effective and efficient and can help therapists heal and return to treating the patients, who desperately need their help.


The Cortina Method, LLC is training practitioners across the country to treat people with PTSD with a unique methodology that shows rapid, highly-favorable outcomes for patients.


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TCM in Veteran Organization

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Michael in PODCASTS

Effective Trauma Relief Without the Emotional Pain with Michael Cortina

April 24, 2024

Therapy with my Mom - The Cortina Method

May 25, 2023

The Warrior Wellness Project - The Cortina Method

May 3, 2023

VET S.O.S. Episode 45 - Michael Cortina

April 12, 2023

Superstar PR
with Michael Cortina

October 7, 2022

Instagram Live

August 25,  2022

Iconic CEO

August  23, 2022

Psychology Talks

November 22, 2021

The Success Secrets Show

August 6, 2020

IP Resilience - How to become a Source of Joy and Healing During Trauma

August 27, 2021

A Hit of Health

August 2, 2020

Mental Health Panel for LinkedIn

May 20, 2020

The Real Abhinav Audio Experience

August 2, 2020

Humans of LinkedIn

July 21, 2020

Future Proof You – Working Dad’s

June 4, 2020

Developing The Leader Within

May 11, 2020

The Resources to Succeed

March 17, 2020

Mom Chief of Everything

February 5, 2020

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Michael is a Trauma Resolution Expert for high-achieving professionals, executives, entrepreneurs, and veterans. He is a healer, national speaker, trainer, serial entrepreneur, event host, and sought after international authority on Brain Optimization & Transformation work. Michael is the Creator & Developer of The Cortina Method – a brain-based healing methodology to resolve trauma.  

Guests who struggle with overcoming trauma and PTSD across the U.S. and indeed around the world, hire Michael for his services. He was selected as one of three providers nationally to provide healing therapeutic services to veterans and special operations forces for Operation Warrior Resolution during its inception. Throughout Michael’s career, he has transformed the lives of thousands of guests who have gone on to live an optimal life free of PTSD, guilt, anger, shame, anxiety, grief, addiction, blame, fear, and physical pain.

He has spoken to audiences of 600 attendees, has provided Brain Optimization Master Classes and trainings throughout the country, and has been featured in ABC, FOX, NBC, CBS & CW along with 400+ publications and media outlets.

He is on a mission to bring The Cortina Method & brain-based healing to the masses so that millions of people can overcome and heal from trauma and PTSD. He envisions them achieving Brain Optimization for peak performance & emotional wellness.

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