Rachporn Sangkasaad Taal is a licensed psychologist (Master degree University Zurich) and body-oriented psychotherapist. For 20 years she has been specialised in trauma therapy and runs a private practice in the Netherlands. She also offers crisis intervention in companies, as well as teaching and presenting at international congresses.
As Rachporn was born in Thailand and grew up in Switzerland, she brings elements of East and West together. Connecting and bridging between different countries and cultures has always been and is part of her work. She is passionate about SE® and teaches in a joyful and relaxed way, supporting students’ curiosity and their interactions.
Since her own training in SE®, she has been assisting Peter A. Levine and many SE teachers in Europe, Brazil, Hong Kong and South Africa, and continues to assist Peter Levine’s post-advanced workshops in Switzerland. Her professional experience includes work in psychiatric hospitals and prior to that work in the private sector. She also accumulated her teaching and trauma expertise as a trainer of different methods in the field of trauma therapy. Rachporn has been the founder and chair of the Foundation of Somatic Experiencing Netherlands (SEN) and has been vice-chair of the European Association for Somatic Experiencing (EASE). She became faculty member in 2019 and speaks fluent Dutch, German, English and Thai.