Floating is Not Necessarily Good

Floating is Not Necessarily Good

As a young child, one of my clients learnt to dissociate when her parents were arguing. When I first started treating her, and did not understand the dissociation model I now work with, we both thought the sessions were productive because she consistently reported a...

Being Sensitive May Be How We Can Become Less Sensitive!

Being Sensitive May Be How We Can Become Less Sensitive!

When we’re looking to reduce pain and anxiety, developing skills and words about how to interact with the feeling states inside you is really important.  In this blog, I’m going to explore feeling, and how we can get better at learning how to manage intense feelings....

How to Create Safety in Trauma Healing?

How to Create Safety in Trauma Healing?

The very nature of trauma is that it is overwhelming - it’s more than the organism can cope with. Trauma shatters our worldview and rules of fairness and justice no longer seem to apply. Trauma often leads to a spiritual crisis and a profound re-evaluation of meaning....

Four Ways to Creatively Manage Pain

Four Ways to Creatively Manage Pain

There’s an awful lot of pain around. There was a huge survey done in Europe recently: 1 in 5 people experience chronic pain. They have persistent or severe pain for more than six months. For many of them, the median time was a number of years. The really exciting news...

Floating is Not Necessarily Good

As a young child, one of my clients learnt to dissociate when her parents were arguing. When I first started treating her, and did not understand the dissociation model I now work with, we both thought the sessions were productive because she consistently reported a...

Being Sensitive May Be How We Can Become Less Sensitive!

When we’re looking to reduce pain and anxiety, developing skills and words about how to interact with the feeling states inside you is really important.  In this blog, I’m going to explore feeling, and how we can get better at learning how to manage intense feelings....

How to Create Safety in Trauma Healing?

The very nature of trauma is that it is overwhelming - it’s more than the organism can cope with. Trauma shatters our worldview and rules of fairness and justice no longer seem to apply. Trauma often leads to a spiritual crisis and a profound re-evaluation of meaning....

Four Ways to Creatively Manage Pain

There’s an awful lot of pain around. There was a huge survey done in Europe recently: 1 in 5 people experience chronic pain. They have persistent or severe pain for more than six months. For many of them, the median time was a number of years. The really exciting news...

Body Maps and Interoception: Liberated Body Podcast from 2014

https://www.liberatedbody.com/podcast/steve-haines-lbp-015/ 'Steve Haines talks about biodynamic craniosacral therapy, body maps and how they become strange or distorted. Interoception and why there is more pain in areas that are more poorly mapped. The huge role the...