Dr. Wernik, is a senior clinical and medical psychologist and certified sex therapist. He is in private practice. His work experience included directing the Misgav Ladach Hospital Sex Therapy Clinic in Jerusalem; heading a unit for autistic adolescents in a psychiatric hospital; staff and student psychologist in the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design and group leader for bereaved parents of fallen soldiers.
He is a graduate of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Psy.D). He was a founding member and former chairman of The Israeli Association of Sex Therapy. Dr Wernik is on the board of directors of Transtherapy.org. He has published seven books in Hebrew and articles in professional journals on sexuality, psychology of religion and creativity. His latest book is Chance Therapy Action: The playful way of changing
The book draws together proverbs, quotations and reflections on fish, and through them explores life itself. It fits into the category of gift, inspiration and self-help books. Fishful Thinking, challenges the reader with different and often amusing thinking assignments.