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The Body Holds The Key: Healing Trauma – Guided Self Healing

Saturday, April 25th, 2015 – Sunday, April 26th, 2015. All of us have dreams that we wish would come true, yet we are stuck, and we don’t believe it is possible to manifest our dreams. Transform your life and/or your clients lives, too. Learn the most efficient & effective way in one weekend to help others or yourself heal & grow. Continue reading

Mindfullness and Somatics in Experiential Psychotherapy

This workshop is designed for therapists, counselors, social workers, healing professionals and students in these fields. We will experientially learn Hakomi skills and approaches that are immediately applicable, and the workshop also serves as the prerequisite for the Comprehensive Hakomi Training. Continue reading

Join the Leading Edge in Trauma Resolution

Join the leading edge in trauma resolution. SE is becoming recognized as a
premier method for resolving trauma symptoms. Our graduates are increasingly
sought out for referrals based on their SE training. Continue reading

Developmental Somatic Psychotherapy: An Introduction

Ongoing nonverbal interactions with our primary caregivers during the first year of life set a relational foundation that is apparent… Continue reading

Bodywork And Somatic Education™

This workshop will approach the development of human connection by experiencing the role of the structure of the body in relationship. Posture, movement, sensorimotor development and kinesiology are rarely understood as important features in human bonding. Yet, it is through movement and touch that self-regulation develops, dyadic bonding is learned and a sense of self grows. Continue reading


We’ve heard and seen thousands of messages about what a “good” body is supposed to look like; now, experience ways to re-claim your body from inside out to promote health, happiness and make peace with the body. Drawing from her experience as a Yoga Instructor, personal trainer and Psychodramatist, Linda will lead the group in an experiential workshop that includes poetry, action methods, Yoga and meditation practice to re-pattern thinking about beauty, taking up space, having presence, and being at ease with the miraculous mind-body continuum that is our Selves. Continue reading

Core For Kids “Playshop” in Manhattan

Many children experience individual challenges that include the empty feeling that they are “just not good enough” as themselves, and this often manifests as disturbances in relationships and behavior. We help children find their CORE or “Center of Right Energy” that leads to wonderful changes in their lives. This Playshop will include expressive art-making and Core Energetics movement, opening young people to themselves in a safe, nurturing environment. Continue reading

Psychodrama Training Group

Member: Linda A. Ciotola, M.Ed., TEP, CET III – This training, intended for professionals and students in the mental health and human services field, provides a foundation in the theory and techniques of psychodrama, sociometry, and related group methods. Continue reading

Accelerate Evolution with Kate Holt

A Graduate Workshop for Somatic Practitioners, Therapies and Healers who want to upsurge CONFIDENCE, CLIENTS and COMPEN$ATION so you feel respected and valued, feel eros for your work, ignite your creativity. Humanity and the planet need you in your greatness! Continue reading

Advancing the Mind-Body Connection: Seeking Embodiment in the Psychotherapeutic Process

Dr. Frances Sommer Anderson, PhD, SEP – RECOVERING FROM OVERWHELMING EXPERIENCES – Bringing the Body Into the Work. The somatic, implicit, and nonverbal impact of overwhelming emotional and physical experiences will be explored in this seminar. Continue reading

CIIS – Job Posting

The Somatic Psychology MA Program at the California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) in San Francisco, CA has recently posted an opening for a Core Faculty position. This is a full-time teaching, student advising, and academic committees position within our dynamic and growing Somatic Psychology program.

We are looking for candidates who have the necessary administrative experience to move into the now vacant Program Director position. Continue reading