Somatic Transformation

Somatic Transformation is a body-centered, relational methodology based in interpersonal neural psychology, ancient wisdom, and the somatic-emotional lived experience. 

Our organization is teaching an approach to therapy, informed by scientific research and phenomenological ways of knowing, for healing personal and generational trauma. 

“It is only through relationship that the unresolved suffering can be transformed into love and connection.” 
from Relational & Body-Centered Practices for Healing Trauma

Many thanks to Phyllis Stein for this recent video. Porges speaks about his poly vagal theory and then explains how his innovative intervention for animating a small muscle of the inner ear can radically change a persons ability to pick up social cues and respond with reciprocity.Psychotherapists Robbyn Peters Bennett and Amy C. Bryant speak with Dr. Stephen Porges about his Polyvagal theory, and how discipline effects children's beha... ... See MoreSee Less

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This is the missing post from earlier today.The Early Development of the Autonomic Nervous System Provides a Neural Platform for Social Behavior: A Polyvagal Perspective Credit: ACEatND Human Nature an... ... See MoreSee Less

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The brilliant research of Stephen Porges is at the root of trauma studies. The physiology of the nervous system holds incomplete responses to injury that can be healed through somatic psychotherapy. Check out these resources. Thank you Phillis Stein for passing on this post. ... See MoreSee Less

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