Category: SE Stories

  • by Michael Salem
    Editor’s note: This entry continues Dr. Abi Blakeslee’s previous blog, “Jungian Dream Analysis Blended with SE.” Both entries are adapted from Dr. Blakeslee’s master’s thesis in counseling and depth psychology for Pacifica Graduate Institute. A young woman whom...
  • by Michael Salem
    Somatic Experiencing® is a powerful method for bringing awareness into the body to focus on its trauma syndromes and symptoms. In a very gentle way, this method works to address the overwhelming sensation that causes a vicious cycle...
  • by Michael Salem
    I have recently returned to my home in Brazil after a trip to Japan to teach the second half of the Intermediate SE® Professional Training, which included categories of natural disaster, war, horror, and torture. Japan has suffered...
  • by Michael Salem
    We are honored to share a new blog in seven parts by Somatic Experiencing® Practitioner Suzanne Levy who has been working in slums and post-genocide communities of war-torn Africa. Suzanne wrote this series of entries on her fifth...
  • by Michael Salem
    The Somatic Experiencing® training shifted not only how I view my personal history and how I work with clients in my psychotherapy practice but it has proven invaluable in my work at the DC Medical Examiner’s Office. There...
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