Media & Resources: Readings

Please contact us if you would like to include your reading in this section. And check out our extensive reading list below:

The Somatics & Trauma Reading & Resource List (PDF)

The Art of Somatic Coaching (Chapters 1 & 2) (PDF)

Transformative Power of Practice (PDF)

In Terror's Grip: Healing the Ravages of Terror by Bessel A. van de Kolk, MD (PDF). Bessel A. van der Kolk, M.D., a pioneer in the study and treatment of traumatic stress, explains how overwhelming trauma reshapes our biology as well as our minds and emotions. How can we use this understanding to help heal those who suffer from the aftershocks of traumatic events, private or public?

What is a Politicized Somatics  (PDF)

Why Somatics for Social Justice (PDF)