Dr. Holly’s innovative look at both somatic and psychological factors in survivors’ recovery. Submitted to the Faculty of the Chicago School of Professional Psychology.
Somatic Psychotherapy is an interdisciplinary practice involving the study of the soma (body) and the psyche (mind). It relies heavily on principles of embodiment—being present in your body in order to most fully understand and engage in the world around you. In my personal practice, somatic psychology does not involve physical touch, though the emotional […]