Trainers, Associations and Organizers (TAO)

  • Elfriede Dinkel-Pfrommer

    Elfriede Dinkel-Pfrommer

    Elfriede Dinkel-Pfrommer is trained in family therapy, cognitive psychotherapy, Gestalt-oriented body psychotherapy, and other bodywork and energetic methods. She uses SE as an integrating force to blend these different approaches and tools to support people in their healing process. read more…

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    Ursula Funke-Kaiser

    Ursula Funke-Kaiser studied law and worked as a judge for several years before she underwent extensive training in body and breath therapy, art therapy and followed her interest in Jungian psychotherapy. She is certified as a healing practitioner for psychotherapy. read more…

  • Ursula Fürstenwald

    Ursula Fürstenwald

    Ursula Fürstenwald is a psychologist accredited by the Danish Psychologists Association as a specialist in psychotherapy and psychotraumatology. In addition, she is trained in system-oriented family therapy, and in Energy and Consciousness which is a mixture of Bioenergetics and Core Energetics. read more…

  • Laurence Heller, PhD

    Dr. Laurence Heller

    Laurence Heller, PhD, is the originator of the NeuroAffective Relational Model™ (NARM), a unified system to work with developmental, attachment, and shock trauma. His work integrates psychodynamic approaches, Somatic Experiencing®, and a non-traditional orientation to working with identity. read more…

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    Dr. Urs Honauer

    Dr. phil. Urs Honauer (CH) is the director of the Polarity Center and the Center for Inner Ecology in Zürich, Switzerland. He is also the founder of the Learning Festival in Weggis and the originator of the communication model “Authentic Communication” (AK) which he also teaches himself. read more…

  • Anne Janzen

    Anne Janzen

    Anne Janzen is a licensed body therapist and Rolfer in private practice since 1997.
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    Doris Rothbauer

    Doris Rothbauer is a licensed psychotherapist working as a teacher and trainer in different countries as well as in private practice in Munich for more than 20 years. She started training with Peter Levine in 1998, deepened her understanding in many years of assistance and clinical practice, and is now part of SETI faculty teaching SE trainings in Germany and other European countries. read more…

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    Michel Schittecatte

    Michel Schittecatte is a Belgian PhD Psychiatrist consulting at the Erasmus University Hospital of Brussels and in private practice in Paris. He also teaches a course on victimology at the University of Brussels. He previously worked as head of a psychiatric hospital in Belgium. He specialized in sleep disorders and published many physiological and pharmacological studies in world-renowned journals. read more…

  • Raja Selvam

    Dr. Raja Selvam

    Raja Selvam, PhD, a senior Somatic Experiencing (SE) trainer and a faculty member at the Santa Barbara Graduate Institute. Lectures and teaches in the U.S., Europe, Israel, India, Russia, Hong Kong, China, and Brazil. read more…

  • Itta Wiedenmann

    Itta Wiedenmann

    Itta Wiedenmann earned her master degree in cultural and social sciences at the university in Hamburg, Germany. For over 25 years, she has worked in private practice as a licensed bodytherapist. read more…

Itta Wiedenmann

Itta Wiedenmann

Itta Wiedenmann is trained in PhysioTherapy/PT, Osteopathy, Craniosacraltherapy, Feldenkrais Method, Hakomi, Family Constellation Work, and Somatic Experiencing. She is also experienced in teaching groups in different fields, offering trainings and workshops in techniques of awareness and stress management.

Itta is a founding member of both, the the German SE Association (SE Deutschland e.V.) and was chairwoman till 2005. Being faculty member of the SE Trauma Institute she teaches SE Professional Trainings since 2005 internationally (Austria, Germany, Czech Republik Sweden, Norway, Netherlands, Israel) . She is co-founder and director of training of the Institut for NeuroTracking® in Munich.

Ursula Fürstenwald

Ursula Fürstenwald

Before entering private practice in Copenhagen, Denmark in 2003, Ursula worked for10 years with children and families as a school psychologist and then for another 10 years with severely traumatized refugees at a treatment and counselling centre for traumatized refugees. After she became a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP) in 2003, she has participated in and assisted at the post-advanced workshops offered by different SE faculty members in DK as well as assisting Peter Levine’s post advanced workshops in Switzerland for many years.
As a senior assistant for SE professional trauma trainings, she has assisted in Denmark, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Brazil, South Africa and Greece. She co-organizes Somatic Experiencing (SE) trainings and workshops in Denmark and Greece and was on the board of the SE professional association in Denmark for 6 years. In Denmark, Ursula has been presenting 3-day introductions to SE since 2006. She has participated in outreach programs with Raja Selvam in India and training programs for psychotherapists and counsellors in India and Sri Lanka. In working with symptoms of shock as well as developmental traumas in clients from different cultures, Ursula sees her current clinical approach as primarily SE based, but enriched by all of her prior trainings. She became faculty member in 2013.

Elfriede Dinkel-Pfrommer

Elfriede Dinkel-Pfrommer

Her interest in body, movement and dance and the quality of body awareness and SE-touch combine with verbal approaches to create a profound way to help people.She creates an atmosphere for learning that is supporting the embodiment of the principles of SE and helps to develop the capacity for social engagement and wholeness

Elfriede has a diplom in psychology and is a licensed psychotherapist in behavioral therapy, she works in a private practice together with her husband in Rottenburg, a little town in the South of Germany. She was member of the board of EASE. Since she has come in contact with SE, as one of the first little group of SE-students in Germany, she has assisted Peter Levine and other SE teachers for many years in Switzerland and Germany to help spread SE in Europe. She teaches the SE professional training in Germany.

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Doris Rothbauer

Originally trained in communication and cognitive psychology, also holding a trainer certificate in NeuroLinguistic Programming (Dr. Christina Hall), she used to teach professional workshops for social institutions in leadership, teambuilding, communication, conflict resolution and self-management skills.
For her clinical education she studied Ericksonian Hypnosis (Ernest Rossi, Jeffrey Zeig), body-oriented psychotherapy, attachment theory and developmental psychology. She also completed the educational training in NARM (Dr. Lawrence Heller) as well as in Neuroaffective Developmental Psychology (Dr. Susan Hart and Marianne Bentzen). In both these fields she is supervising and conducting introductory workshops Her personal and professional stance to life is grounded in meditation and awareness practice. As SE teacher her focus is on creating an environment that inspires people to venture into new learning territory with alertness, curiosity and joy and thus supporting social engagement and connection.

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Dr. Urs Honauer

He has long been involved in adult education and has taught among others in trainings like Somatic Experiencing (SE), Polarity, and TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine). In his private practice he works with people of all ages (from infants to senior citizens).
He holds a Master’s degree in psychology, education and journalism and a doctorate in the field of social education at the University of Zurich; Masters in Psychosocial Trauma at the Psychiatric Polyclinic of the University of Zurich. Studies in Polarity Therapy and Craniosacral Balancing with Dr. John Beaulieu in New York, Prenatal- and Birth Therapy with Dr. Ray Castellino, Process-Oriented psychology with Dr. Arnold Mindell, and Somatic Experiencing with Dr. Peter A. Levine.

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Ursula Funke-Kaiser

After she met Dr. Peter Levine her professional life focused on trauma therapy with Somatic Experiencing. Having worked with Dr. Levine in trainings in Germany, Switzerland, Denmark and Israel she is faculty member and teaches SE in Germany.
She was member of the Board of the German Association of Somatic Experiencing and her special interest lies in bringing SE forward in the health system. In Stuttgart she runs a private practice as she finds it especially useful to work with own clients when teaching SE.
She is first chairwoman of an association, which runs a family counseling center and a unit for professional trainings in psychotherapy. She finished the Nondual Teacher and Therapist Training of Peter Fenner and is member of the European Association of Body-Psychotherapists. Last but not least she is mother of three grown-up children.

Raja Selvam

Raja Selvam

Developer of the Integral Somatic Psychotherapy (ISP) and its companion (Integral Trauma Resolution) approaches, Raja’s increasingly eclectic approach draws from bodywork systems of Postural Integration and Biodynamic Cranio-Sacral Therapy, body-psychotherapy systems of Bioenergetics and Bodynamic Analysis, Jungian and Archetypal psychologies, psychoanalytic schools of Object Relations and Inter-Subjectivity, Somatic Experiencing (SE), Affective Neuroscience, and Advaita Vedanta, a spiritual tradition from India.
Raja’s dissertation for his PhD in Clinical Psychology, his second doctoral degree, was on Advaita Vedanta and Jungian Psychology.His article on treating Indian tsunami survivors for trauma symptoms with the SE-based Integral Trauma Resolution approach (ITR) was published in the September 2008 issue of the journal Traumatology. In that study, almost 90% of survivors treated reported significant or complete improvement in presenting symptoms as well as indicators of PTSD at an 8-month follow-up assessment. Two subsequent studies among Indian tsunami survivors with control groups being readied for submission for publication, in collaboration with the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) in Bangalore, India, show comparable results.

Anne Janzen

Anne Janzen

Since finishing the Somatic Experiencing Professional Training in 2004, she has assisted SE trainings with several SE faculty members and deepened her understanding of SE in several Post-Advanced SE courses with Peter A. Levine, Heike Gattnar, Kathy Kain and other SE faculty members. She joined the European SE faculty body in 2014.
Anne provides private client sessions and supervision for students of Somatic Experiencing.

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Michel Schittecatte

He started training in Somatic Experiencing in 2004 in Holland. Then he assisted several SE trainers in Belgium, France and Switzerland. He was mentored as a SE-trainer by Dominique Desgranges and Larry Heller. Michel has translated three books of Peter Levine and one of Larry Heller in French and made them be edited. In 2009, he co-founded the Association of French speaking SEP (APFSE).

Michel co-founded in 2013 a training institute (CEFoRT) in Paris, aiming to promote SE in France. He started teaching the first year of SE training in France and Belgium in 2016. His wish is to bring SE to French speaking therapists in their mother language.

Laurence Heller, PhD

Laurence Heller, PhD

He was the co-founder of the Gestalt Institute of Denver, has been on the faculty of several large universities, and is a senior faculty member for the nonprofit Somatic Experiencing Training Institute (SETI).Dr. Heller is the co-author of Healing Developmental Trauma, available in English in September 2012 and in German in 2013, as well as Crash Course, a book about auto accident trauma published in four languages. He is fuent in several languages and currently teaches NARM and Somatic Experiencing regularly throughout Europe and the United States. For further information on the NARM approach visit his website…

aus Somatic Experiencing Austria

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dk Somatic Experiencing Denmark
The Danish SE Association (SE foreningen) was established in 2003 by participants of the first Danish SE Practitioner (SEP) training. The aim of the Danish Association is to facilitate and support the development of the professional community of SEPs and SE Trainees in Denmark. The SE Association has several active committees, and is cooperating closely with Traumeheling Aps, the Organizer of the Danish SE Training.
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ntl Somatic Experiencing Francophone (Association des Praticiens Francophones de la Somatic Experiencing)

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dtl Somatic Experiencing Germany (Somatic Experiencing Deutschland e.V.)
Somatic Experiencing Deutschland e.V. is a registered association. It was founded in 2003 by the initiative of approximately 50 SE Practitioners (SEPs) and SE Trainees.
The intention of the Association is:

  • assurance of qualification and ongoing training of certified SEPs in Germany;
  • support of patient-centered care of traumatised people by means of health education;
  • facilitation of scientific research for the treatment of trauma; and
  • support of the worldwide professional exchange of people involved in the renegotiation of trauma.

The Association sees itself as a contact resource for people looking for help, as well as representing the political interests of the German SEPs.

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brt Somatic Experiencing Great Britain
Formed in 2009 the Somatic Experiencing Association in the UK (SEA UK) is the professional, impartial focal point for SE® in the UK. We are a voluntary organisation that aims to:

  • Raise awareness of Somatic Experiencing (SE®) among therapy professionals and the public in the UK
  • Maintain a Directory of UK based SE® Practitioners (SEPs)
  • Be the main information source for those interested in SE® Trauma therapy in Britain
  • Continue to grow and maintain the membership and Directory listings

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Ireland Somatic Experiencing
ISE (Ireland Somatic Experiencing) was established in 2013, as a voluntary, not-for-profit organization and a company limited by guarantee, known as a Community Interest Company (CIC).  CIC’s were established by the Companies (Audit, Investigations and Community Enterprise) Act 2004, and are regulated by The Office of the Regulator of Community Interest Companies in England.

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The traumatic history of Ireland, throughout the generations, has a profound impact on how we live today. The resilient process of peace building requires energy, interest and curiosity in the present and hope for the future.  ISE maintains that because the SE approach through its focus on the integration of terrible events, releases energy for engaging with life as it is being lived.

The purpose of Ireland SE is to:

  • enable SE trauma support to be available and accessible through-out Ireland
  • provide accessible training in Ireland where previously it was necessary to travel abroad for the training.
  • add to and influence – through clinical practice, information and research – how the impact of traumatic experiences is discussed in Ireland

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itl Somatic Experiencing Italy

AISE, the Italian Association of SE Practitioners (SEPs) was established in 2011. It publishes the SEP List of all SEPs who are currently operating in Italy, who take part in regular follow-up training courses, and who offer additional and different professional skills alongside SE.
AISE cooperates with the Italian SE Training Organizer, oversees the Italian SE ethical code and all legal issues. It regularly promotes follow-up training courses, intervision groups and keeps all its members updated with news.

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Somatic Experiencing Netherlands

The Foundation for Somatic Experiencing in the Netherlands (SEN) has as its goal to promote the thoughts and ideas of Somatic Experiencing in the Netherlands and the Dutch-speaking part of Belgium. Also the foundation\\\’s wants to spread the vision on the origin and healing of trauma.
SEN informs potential clients about Somatic Experiencing, and at the same time reaches out to professional groups and educational institutions that are active within the field of health care and to other organizations that are dealing with trauma.
The foundation organizes the training for Somatic Experiencing Practitioner since 2007 and provides continuous development training programs in Somatic Experiencing.
SEN also provides support in several ways for the graduate SE Practitioners in the Netherlands and Dutch-speaking Belgium.
All trainings SEN organizes at the moment are delivered in the English language and are therefore also open to an international group of students.

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nrw Somatic Experiencing Norway

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spain Somatic Experiencing Spain

A.E.S.E. (The Spanish Association for Somatic Experiencing) is a non-profit organization founded in 2015 by the members of the first training cohort for Somatic Experiencing professionals in Spain. The aims of the Spanish Association are to: facilitate and support the growth of the S.E. professional community in Spain, represent said professionals in Spanish Society, offer Continuous Training Programs and maintain a relationship of cooperation with the Training Organisers so that the current Trainees can join this community of professionals once they have finished their S.E.P. (Somatic Experiencing Practitioner) training. A.E.S.E. offers a register of S.E.P. professionals, organizes continuous training workshops and publishes news and articles of interest related to Somatic Experiencing. At the same time the Association serves as a link between the members and E.A.S.E. (The European Association for Somatic Experiencing) and F.H.E. (The Foundation
for Human Enrichment).

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dk Somatic Experiencing Sweden

The SE Association in Sweden was established in January 2013. Members are required to be certified SEPs or SE Trainees enrolled in an SE Training who have completed a minimum training level of Intermediate 2. The purpose of the Association is:

    • to promote knowledge and awareness of SE in Sweden;
    • to promote quality control of SEPs in Sweden through cooperation with the SE Training Organizers;
    • to create a membership listing
    • to offer a members forum for meeting, collaborating, informing and offer workshops

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swz Somatic Experiencing Switzerland

SE Association Switzerland (SE Schweiz) was conceived at the end of the first SE Training in Switzerland in 2001/02.
Through the mutual inspiration of Thomas Holstein and Urs Honauer (SE Organizer Switzerland), and a small group of dedicated new SE Practitioners, SE Schweiz has grown from a small interest group into an Association of around 150 members. Among other projects, SE Schweiz produces an SE Flyer in German, French, Italian and English, as well as
Official Swiss SE design A and B Postage Stamps, the proceeds of which go to an SE Scholarship Fund for those who have received Asylum in Switzerland.
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Austria

logoAPSYS – Institute for Systemic Practice – Graz, Austria, existing since 18 years. Main offers: Workshops and Trainings in Dialogic-Systemic Constellation Work, Systemic Therapy, Counselling and Supervision, Trauma Work (SE and PITT), Systemic Therapy in Nature Contextes, Events interfacing Psychotherapy and relating disciplines such as Bodywork, Ritual and Mindfulness Practice.
We are offering Intros and Trainings in Somatic Experiencing since 2006, Trainings in PITT (Psychodynamic Imaginative Traumatherapy, developed by Dr. Luise Reddemann) since 2011 and a Training in ITA (Trauma Work integrating SE, PITT and Mindfulness Practice) since 2014.
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Belgium

cefort is the organizer of the ongoing SE trainings in France and Belgium and organizes also NARM training with Larry Heller and SOMA training with Sona Gomez.
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The Foundation for Somatic Experiencing in the Netherlands (SEN) has as its goal to promote the thoughts and ideas of Somatic Experiencing in the Netherlands and the Dutch-speaking part of Belgium. Also the foundation\\\’s wants to spread the vision on the origin and healing of trauma.
SEN informs potential clients about Somatic Experiencing, and at the same time reaches out to professional groups and educational institutions that are active within the field of health care and to other organizations that are dealing with trauma.
The foundation organizes the training for Somatic Experiencing Practitioner since 2007 and provides continuous development training programs in Somatic Experiencing.
SEN also provides support in several ways for the graduate SE Practitioners in the Netherlands and Dutch-speaking Belgium.
All trainings SEN organizes at the moment are delivered in the English language and are therefore also open to an international group of students.
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Czech Republic

Somatic-Experiencing-czech-repBarbora Nadvornikova and Alena Hlouskova, based in Prague, Czech Republic, have been offering Somatic Experiencing Training, Introductory Workshops and Post-advanced Seminars since 2010.  They work in cooperation with the Institut for Neurotracking (INT, Munich) and Trainer Itta Wiedenmann
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Denmark

Traumeheling ApS was established in 2006 by Jette Koch, Ursula Fürstenwald and Frank Vestergaard Olsen.  It offers Trainings in Somatic Experiencing as well as Post-advanced Seminars such as Integral Somatic Psychotherapy (ISP), SOMA, Trauma Healing for Children, Healing of Early Attachment Wounds, other SE relevant workshops, and Masterclasses and Postadvanced Workshops with Dr. Peter Levine.
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France

cefort is the organizer of the ongoing SE trainings in France and Belgium and organizes also NARM training with Larry Heller and SOMA training with Sona Gomez
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Germany

Logo UTA AkademieThe UTA Academy in Cologne, Germany, has been established for more than 30 years. Its aim and purpose is the promotion of learning and education in the broader sense of the word: not just the acquisition of information, knowledge and know-how, but about also education through living and learning.

Alongside a wide range of professional development courses the UTA Academy has been offering Trainings in Somatic Experiencing since 2002, along with Post-advanced Seminars such as NeuroAffective Relational Model (NARM), Integral Somatic Psychotherapy (ISP), Somatic Attachment Training and Trauma healing for Children.
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Berufsverband Akademischer PsychotherapeutInnen e.V. (BAPt) is a professional organization for psychotherapists educated in studies related to human science. In addition to focusing on specific political aspects of this field of activity, the organization has been organizing SE trainings and Post-advanced seminars plus other training events since 2004.
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The Institute for Neurotracking (INT) in Munich has organized SE Trainings, Post-advanced and SE related Trainings and Workshops, in Germany, Czech Republic and Austria since 2004
Medical Director of the INT and Trainer is Dr. med. Ulrich Schoch (HSPH); Director of Trainings and SE Faculty is Itta Wiedenmann M.A.
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The Osterberg-Institute was established by the Karl Kübel foundation in 1995 as an educational institution for personal development, holistic methods of communication, leadership skills and family education. In addition to a variety of basic and advanced trainings for professional and personal skills development (e.g. counseling, coaching, conflict solutions, transactional analysis , mediation, expressive arts and therapy) the Osterberg-Institute has been providing SE trainings every year since 2007.
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Logo Odenwald-InstitutThe Odenwald-Institute is an educational institution of the Karl Kübel foundation and was established by Mary Anne and Karl Kübel in 1978. In addition to a variety of basic and advanced trainings for professional and personal skills development (e.g. coaching, transactional analysis , mediation , gestalt therapy) the Odenwald- Institute has been providing two introductory SE trainings every year since 2009, also a three-year advanced training starts annually.
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Great Britain

SOSI was founded in 2008 to bring together professionals from different backgrounds: psychology and psychiatry, neuroscience and medicine, pre- and perinatalogy, the somatic arts and spiritual traditions – to offer their insights into this crucial field of rediscovery. SOSI offers educational programmes and workshops in the prevention and resolution of traumatic stress, the nemesis that underlies the majority of symptoms we express as individuals, families, societies and cultures. These programmes range from in-depth professional trainings of three years such as the SE Training, which prepare health care providers to work in the field of PTSD, to short introductions and weekend workshops that are available to everybody.
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Italy

Association Progetto Somamente in Milan, Italy, has managed SE Trainings in Italy since 2002, along with SE Seminars and Introductory workshops as well as Post-advanced SE workshops and seminars such as training in Prenatal and Perinatal Therapy,  Neuroaffective developmental,  NeuroAffective Relational Model (NARM),  and Integral Somatic Psychotherapy (ISP)
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Netherlands

The Foundation for Somatic Experiencing in the Netherlands (SEN) has as its goal to promote the thoughts and ideas of Somatic Experiencing in the Netherlands and the Dutch-speaking part of Belgium. Also the foundation\\\’s wants to spread the vision on the origin and healing of trauma.

SEN informs potential clients about Somatic Experiencing, and at the same time reaches out to professional groups and educational institutions that are active within the field of health care and to other organizations that are dealing with trauma.
The foundation organizes the training for Somatic Experiencing Practitioner since 2007 and provides continuous development training programs in Somatic Experiencing.
SEN also provides support in several ways for the graduate SE Practitioners in the Netherlands and Dutch-speaking Belgium.
All trainings SEN organizes at the moment are delivered in the English language and are therefore also open to an international group of students.

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Norway

Traumeheling Norge Da situated in Oslo, Norway, runs the Norwegian Somatic Experiencing Institute that has offered Somatic Experiencing Trainings since 2009, as well as SE related Masterclasses and Seminars such as: Polyvagal Theory and Oxytocin with Stephen Porges and Sue Carter (2011); trainings in Brainspotting, (2013 onwards; via the daughter organization www.brainspotting-norge.no); and an Intro workshop in SOMA Training with Sonia Gomes (2014).

Traumeheling Norge DA aspires to offer polyvagal based trauma treatment trainings.
Contact: traumeheling@gmail.com
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Poland

Wroclaw Laboratory of Psychoeducation and Therapy “PLUS” of Polish Psychological Society was founded in 1997. The organization offers:  psychological counselling and promotion of new methods of psychological and pedagogical work.  It trains psychologists, counsellors, educators, therapists, social workers, etc. in the provision of psychological support and the development of psychosocial skills of different professional groups.
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The Institute of Psychosomatic Therapy (ITP) was founded on the initiative of Marta Ulaszewska-Zuk, Phd. Its aim and purpose is the promotion of Somatic Experiencing trainings, Introductory workshops and Post-advanced seminars such as training in NeuroAffective Relational Model (NARM), Integral Somatic Psychotherapy (ISP), Trauma healing for children, Prenatal and Perinatal therapy and SE related Seminars.
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Spain

SE-SpainSE Spain is offering the SE trainings since 2013. It was founded by Fuensanta Muñoz de la Cruz, Rolfer, who met Peter Levine in 2002 in Corfú, Greece. During the past 20 years, she has been organizing Trainings and Workshops. This training offers the unique experience to “embody” SE in nature; we are located in El Rompido, South Atlantic coast of Spain (very accessible from international airports)The fact that it is a residential training allow the students to “live an immersion process”. Our trainings are international  and are taught in English with Spanish translation.
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logo_barcelonaSE in  Barcelona. Centro Adala was founded in 2002 with the goal of promoting health through diverse therapeutic approaches, research and professional training in Psychotherapy.
Under the direction of Antonia Santed and Marian Ponte, Centro Adala offers workshops, seminars and discussion groups related to Psychology, Self-Regulation and Trauma Resolution  in addition to trainings in therapies based on the application of Neuroscience and Brain Integration.  Our therapeutic approach gives special importance to the bond between therapist and client to reawaken and heal our innate capacity for social connection.
Since 2014 Centro Adala is proud to offer Training in Somatic Experiencing, a preferential approach to trauma healing founded by Peter A. Levine. For our Introduction to SE and Course Schedule please visit our website…   or our Facebook page… 

Sweden

The SE Institute in Sweden has been offering SE Introductory Workshops and SE Trainings since 2011, as well as Post-advanced trainings such as SOMA with Sonia Gomes, Neuro Affective Psychotherapy with Marianne Bentzen and Brainspotting with David Grand.
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Switzerland

The Center for Inner Ecology (ZIO) and the Polarity Bildungszentrum Switzerland have been offering SE Introductory Workshops and full SE Trainings since 1997. They also organize exclusive Post Graduate Classes every summer with Dr. Peter Levine, enhancing the understanding of the real and original SE at its deepest roots.

Other events of somatic based learning include the Zurich Trauma Days, (every summer) and the Learning Festival in Weggis (Lake of Lucerne), where first class presenters from all over the world create an inspiring and fulfilling learning process.
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Turkey

Somatik Deneyim  in  Istanbul, Turkey organized the first Turkish SE Training in July 2014 in collaboration with the top two psychology universities Bogazici and Bilgi. Founded by Didem Caylak, Somatic Deneyim has organized SE Introductory Workshops, Somatic Attachment Training and Psychobiological Approach to Couples Training (PACT).  It is also planning to offer SE Post-advanced seminars and related trainings and seminars.
Contact: Didem Caylak,  somatikdeneyim@gmail.com
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