Full Course Description


Working with What the Body Knows: Introduction to Somatic Experiencing

Program Information

Objectives

  1. Discover the link between emotional stress and muscle tension and how this discovery allows you to direct your treatment to specific areas of need.
  2. Identify the clinical methods for releasing traumatic stress.
  3. Recognize how traumatic stress manifests via somatic symptoms to inform clinical interventions.
  4. Summarize the importance of asking open ended questions in therapy to direct treatment.

Outline

Copyright : 12/03/2017

Addressing the Emotional Roots of Physical Pain

Program Information

Objectives

  1. Develop strategies for teaching simple approaches to help client release pent up energy.
  2. Recognize suppressed emotions within clients in order to address difficult “treatment resistant” symptoms.

Outline

Copyright : 12/06/2017

Releasing the Body from the Bonds of Trauma: A Somatic Approach to Healing Abandonment Issues and Attachment Wounds

Program Information

Objectives

  1. Analyze how Somatic Experiencing addresses the emotional consequences of physical trauma.
  2. Recognize the ways that Somatic Experiencing can address attachment issues by addressing childhood trauma.

Outline

Copyright : 12/07/2017

Bottom-Up Healing for Childhood Sexual Abuse

Program Information

Objectives

  1. Articulate the role that implicit memories play in the lives of clients who have suffered sexual abuse.
  2. Summarize how “pacing” is key in helping you avoid re-traumatizing your clients.

Outline

Copyright : 12/07/2017

BONUS - Healing From the Bottom Up: Resource States in Trauma Work featuring Peter Levine

Program Information

Objectives

  1. Explain how traumatized clients can use Somatic Experiencing to improve clinical outcomes.

Outline

Copyright : 09/12/2012

BONUS: Healing from the Bottom Up - How to Help Clients Access Resource States with Peter Levine

Program Information

Outline

Objectives

  1. Assess physical cues of internal states that indicate the resources clients can access to improve clinical outcomes.

Copyright : 03/21/2014