Rabbi Cary A. Friedman
Rabbi Cary A. Friedman is a police trainer on matters of stress-management and ethical decision-making and Associate Director of the Center for Tactical Resilience. He earned a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University and Rabbinic ordination from Yeshiva University.
A former chaplain at Duke University, Rabbi Friedman serves as spirituality consultant to the FBI's Behavioral Science Unit [BSU] in Quantico, VA and the law enforcement community in general.
Friedman is the author of five books including Spiritual Survival for Law Enforcement and Wisdom from the Batcave. Friedman also appears in the extras documentary on the "Batman: The Dark Knight" blue-ray…being the go-to-guy on all-things Batman.
He has spoken at the FBI Academy, the FBI Training Network (FBITN), International Conference of Police Chaplains (ICPC), TX Department of Public Safety (TX DPS), and CT Department of Public Safety (CT DPS), and has appeared on The History Channel discussing the spiritual power of the Batman mythology ("Batman Unmasked: The Psychology of the Dark Knight"). Spiritual Survival for Law Enforcement has been translated into Russian, and Wisdom from the Batcave was the inspiration for the creation of the documentary "Legends of the Knight" (2014).
Cary is married, and he and his wife have six children.