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The SE Trauma Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to resolving trauma worldwide by providing state-of-the-art professional training and public education in Somatic Experiencing® (SE™). SE is a powerful psychobiological method for addressing physical and emotional trauma, PTSD, overwhelm, and stress-related conditions. Through our membership association we support the self-organization of a broad international network of passionate, skillful SE practitioners who serve individuals in need and communities in crisis around the globe.
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"As a healer, it has always been essential for me to be the change I want to see in others. The practice of SE has allowed me to heal emotional and physical traumas that I'd thought were untouchable. It allows me to be available for the same kinds of miraculous shifts within myself as those I witness in my clients."

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SE Master Class: the Psychology of the Body--
Body Reading and Developmental Trauma
With:  Peter A. Levine, PhD
March 19-23, 2015 Dana Point, California United States
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1st European Conference on Somatic Experiencing: Release of Trauma Through the Body
With:  Peter A. Levine, PhD & Heike S. Gattnar, SEP
June 4-6, 2015 Elsinore, Denmark
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Freedom From Pain
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SE was formulated by
Peter A. Levine, PhD in 1979.
The number of mental
health, medical, bodywork,
and other professionals
globally trained in SE
Worldwide, our organization
includes over 1,400 staff,
faculty, coordinators, and
training assistants
Bestseller: the number of
copies sold of Dr. Levine’s
seminal book, Waking the
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“I believe that we humans have the innate capacity not only to heal ourselves, but our world,
from the debilitating effects of stress, overwhelm and trauma.”
— Peter A. Levine, PhD

The Latest from Our Blog

Transformed by SE, Maria Now Helps Others
December 17, 2014        by Efu Nyaki
Somatic Experiencing® is a powerful method for bringing awareness into the body to focus on its trauma syndromes and   read more>
For the Overwhelmed, Physical Sensations Can Soothe
November 19, 2014        by Betsy Polatin
Editor's note: the following is a blog by SE® Practitioner Betsy Polatin which originally appeared in HuffPost. It is   read more>
Study: Cognitive Regulation Fails Stress Test
September 22, 2014        by The SETI Staff
A study published by the National Academy of Sciences has challenged the assumption that we can "rethink our feelings" under   read more>

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