SE™ TODAY | March 8 2021

by | Mar 8, 2021 | SE Today


March 8, 2021

  • New SEI Global Culture Committee
  • Call for Applications for New Ethics Committee
  • Director of Training Position for SE™ Institute Open


  • Global Town Hall
  • SE™ Community Conservations – Medical Professionals: Mental Health Matters
  • SE Research Salon: A Discussion of the Kinsey Institute Traumatic Stress Research Consortium Trauma Therapists Survey Webinar
  • The Science of Compassion: Somatically Experiencing an Analytical Meditation Process Webinar
  • Somascapes: Somatic Experiencing® Informed Art Therapy Experiential
  • Learning and Knowledge Library: Join SEI and Access Our Archives
  • Think Peace Podcast: Translating the Impact of Trauma


Greetings from the New…

Somatic Experiencing Global Culture Committee!

We desire to see what’s not being seen, hear what hasn’t been heard, understand what hasn’t been understood.

Please read the letter from the Global Culture Committee, which includes an invitation to share your unique culture.

Read Now

Call for Applications

for the New Ethics Committee

The Board is seeking to fill five (5) seats on the Ethics Committee, with one eventually appointed to serve as Chair.  The Ethics Committee will be supported by staff liaisons and the Executive Director.   Committee members will serve two-year terms, starting April 15, 2021, with the opportunity to repeat service for an additional two-year term.   The Committee will officially meet at least on a quarterly basis, with regular reporting from staff liaisons on ethics-related activities and grievances.

You can access and complete the application for Ethics Committee service below. A professional CV/resume should accompany the completed application.

Ethics Committee Application

SE™ Institute is Hiring!

Director of Training & Faculty Relations

A key member of the staff leadership team, this position serves as chief staff liaison for all faculty-supported committees and projects and works collaboratively with all global faculty, staff, and the Board to advance and sustain the mission, vision, values, and strategic priorities of the organization.

Review the description and apply today!

Apply Now


SE™ Community Conversations

Medical Professionals: Mental Health Matters

Please join us for our next Community Conversation on:

Medical Professionals: Mental Health Matters
April 9, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm MT

“Medical professionals are under tremendous stress today.  Some are even exhibiting classic symptoms of trauma. How can SE help?”

Register Now

All our Community Conversations allow time for your questions. We invite you to take part in this important discussion. The replay of our most recent Community Conversation on Men’s Mental Health, and other conversations can be found on our website: https://traumahealing.org/conversations/


A Community in Conversation

Please Join Us for Our Next…

SE Global Town Hall
March 9, 2021
11:30am-1:00pm MT

The town hall format offers an additional live opportunity to ask questions and share perspectives about the direction, strategic priorities, and current projects underway at the SE Institute. After opening updates and comments from representatives of the SE Institute Board of Directors, the remainder of the Town Hall session will be devoted to your questions and comments.

Our Town Halls are open to all and no registration is required. You can join (or leave) at any time. Just click the Zoom link at the meeting time for entrance to the SE Global Community Town Hall. Please be sure to mark your calendar with the date and time. We will also be broadcasting the Town Hall meeting on Facebook Live.

This is an important, pivotal time for the Somatic Experiencing community, the SE Institute, and our world. Please join us March 9 for our SE Global Community Town Hall meeting. We look forward to the opportunity to be in conversation with you.

JOIN by copying this link to your calendar


SE Research Salon

A Discussion of the Kinsey Institute Traumatic Stress Research Consortium Trauma Therapists Survey

March 13, 2021
12:00pm – 1:30pm PT

with Dr. Jacek Kolacz and Dr. Chris Walling

“What are the practice approaches, client needs, personal histories, and self-care techniques from trauma therapists around the world? How popular is SE among the most popular therapies used by trauma workers?”

Please join us for an SE Research Salon: A Discussion of the Kinsey Institute Traumatic Stress Research Consortium Trauma Therapists Survey, presented by the SEI Research Committee and featuring Dr. Chris Walling and Dr. Jacek Kolacz. The webinar will focus on results about SE from SEPs. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions about the research and discuss the findings and implications for their work.

Register Now

The Science of Compassion Webinar

Somatically Experiencing an Analytical Meditation Process

March 23, 2021
11:00am MT

with Jennifer Finch, LPC, NCC, CBCT®, SE (Yr. 3)

Register Now

Somascapes Webinar

Somatic Experiencing® Informed Art Therapy Experiential

March 30, 2021
11:00am – 12:30pm MT 

with Merilee Minshew, SE Advanced Student, MAAT, LPC

Register Now

Learning & Knowledge Library

Our learning and knowledge library has a wealth of valuable, timely webinars from leaders in the SE field, including the two notable ones below. All are free for members to stream through the membership portal.

Most recently, in case you missed them:

Becoming Trauma-Sensitive: Making Mindfulness and Meditation Safe for Trauma Survivors

with David Treleaven, Ph.D.

Watch Replay

The Intersection of Personal and Collective Trauma

with Thomas Hübl

Watch Replay

Join SEI Today

Think Peace Podcast

Translating the Impact of Trauma

Colette Rausch, SEP, host of the Think Peace Podcast, had a conversation with psychologists Abi Blakeslee, SEP, and Glyndie Nickerson, SEP, on trauma, SE, and how interoception —the awareness of one’s own bodily sensations—can give individuals access to their non-conscious memory and to signals between their brains and bodies that register whether they are safe or in danger.

Listen Now


Somatic Experiencing® International is dedicated to supporting trauma resolution and reliance through culturally responsive professional training and education, research, and outreach around the globe.

Somatic Experiencing® International | traumahealing.org







Copyright © *|CURRENT_YEAR|* *|LIST:COMPANY|*, All rights reserved.


Our mailing address is:


Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.