“Somatics in Couple’s Therapy” For Therapists and Therapists in training, Sebastopol, CA February 9 &10, 2018

SEBASTOPOL – 2018                 11725 Bodega Hwy. Sebastopol, CA. Friday February 9, 9 – 5:00 and Sat. Feb 10, 9 – 3:00 In our work with couples we use somatic practices to bring to life the developmental issues that need attention.  By doing so we enhance our ability to work with defensive dynamics in vivo highlighting where the injuries occur and...

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Working the “Body Knot” – A Somatic Communications Model – June 29, 2018 9AM-5PM, open to the general public and 7CEUs – for therapists

 One of the biggest problems in  relationships is the human tendency to read other people’s words and behaviors through your own lens.  The Body Knot attempts to clarify this misunderstanding by identifying triggers from the past which interfere in the present moment when dealing with relationship issues.  It was developed by Bodynamic Analysis. This somatic model...

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Exploring The World With Support – 2017

November 17 & 18, 2017, 9 AM to 5 PM 11725 Bodega Hwy. Sebastopol, CA This 2 day workshop explores the 3rd stage of development (8 months to 2.5 years old). We cover the deficits that are seen in people’s bodies and heard in their stories when problems occur during this stage. Somatic interventions will be taught and practiced that can help resource individuals...

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Knowing Your Needs / Knowing Yourself ~ A Somatic Experiential Workshop, July 21st and 22nd

July 21st and 22nd 9am to 5pm 11725 Bodega Hwy. Sebastopol, CA   This 2 day workshop explores the 2nd stage of life (birth to 18 months old). We cover the deficits that are seen in people’s bodies and heard in their stories when problems occur during this developmental stage. Somatic interventions will be taught and practiced that can help resource individuals with...

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A View Into Our Beginnings / A Somatic Experiential Workshop in Mendocino County, CA June 2nd and 3rd, 2017

June 2nd and 3rd , 9 AM to 5 PM – 2017 Navarro Mill Guesthouse 14840 Wendling Soda Creek Rd.  Navarro, Ca 95463 For lodging call Lesley at 707-895-3027   –   Lodging limited – Book Early This 2 day workshop explores the 1st stage of life (conception to 3 months old). We cover the deficits that are seen in people’s bodies and heard in their stories when problems...

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Somatics in Psychotherapy Supervision / Dipping Beneath the Surface of Awareness – One Day, New Date TBA

As therapists, when we sit with our clients we are collecting information with our minds and our bodies about how this person feels, holds themselves and operates in the world.  Some of this information we can consciously access, but much of it we receive and store in our bodies. A 1- day workshop Meets the six CEU requirements for supervisor training for LCSW’s...

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