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  • by Michael Salem
    My journey to becoming SE® faculty began with a love for ice cream. When I was around five years old, my aunt would buy me not just a scoop but a “Matterhorn,” a multi-level tower of any flavor...
  • by Michael Salem
    We are pleased to announce the appointment of two new members of the board of directors for the Somatic Experiencing® Trauma Institute. Please see the attached news release and join us in welcoming Mardi and Christian. click to...
  • by Michael Salem
    Somatic Experiencing® principles applied to a community are as magical as when applied to a person. Resonance, containment, self regulation, titration, and intent are precursors to community resilience and healing. As you move slowly with a person, intervene...
  • by Michael Salem
    Nelson Mandela was a great inspiration in my life. I grew up in The Netherlands, during a time when apartheid filled the evening news. Night after night I became outraged at the atrocities in South Africa, not understanding...
  • by Michael Salem
    On Sunday, November 24 the CBS program 60 Minutes aired “The War Within: Treating PTSD,” a documentary about vets with PTSD in therapy. The treatment discussed was Prolonged Exposure Therapy. While CBS does not seem to take a...
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