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Peter Levine

Peter Levine

Peter A. Levine, PhD,
has a background in medical biophysics, psychophysiology, and psychology. He developed Somatic Experiencing®, founded the Foundation for Human Enrichment, and teaches internationally. His recent books include Waking the Tiger, Trauma and Memory, and Freedom from Pain.

Trauma, Memory and the Restoration of One’s Self

Feb 08 - 10, 2019 Begins in 1 month
with Peter Levine & Bessel van der Kolk

This workshop unites two of the leading figures in the field of trauma research and body-oriented treatment approaches. Together Peter and Bessel will explore the implications of ongoing findings in the neurosciences, from how the brain and body deal with emotional information to an understanding of effective therapeutic action.


It Won’t Hurt Forever: The Ordinary Miracle of Healing

Feb 10 - 15, 2019 Begins in 2 months
with Peter A. Levine

While trauma is a fact of life, it does not have to be a life sentence. In this workshop, participants will have the opportunity to explore the possibility that the traumas and obstacles in their lives also hold the potential for genuine emotional and spiritual growth and self-transformation. For this to happen it may mean having the courage to give up “victim identifications” that have long been our “protectors and friends,” and trust in the emergence of a deeper, more authentic sense of self.



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