Still Learning Programme 2019/20

Trauma 3 — 11th April 2019
Looking at complex and developmental trauma, how we are with holding the depth of safety required, self support, clinical approaches and the framework needed to work with this level of challenge to being in the world.

Being with Blood — 2nd May 2019
Having assisted Michael Shea through his cardiovascular teachings the last few years this is my simplified version of how to bring an awareness of the arteries and cardiovascular system into our work particularly as a way of supporting a down-regulating in the autonomics.

Source and Soma — 25th July 2019
Revisiting the embryo, the laying down of the 3 midlines that organise and inform our structure and health throughout life and how we can use this in our clinical approaches.

Trauma Review 1 Working with Activation — 6th February 2020
Review of skills for working with stress and trauma, combining an understanding of key anatomical structures we can relate to with our hands and the work of Porges and Levine within CST practice. Refining verbal skills around resourcing and slowing process down.

Trauma Review 2 – Working with Dissociation — 5th March 2020
Continuing our look at safely working with trauma that has led to freeze states in the body. Deepening into supporting our practice verbally and in our hands on contact

Trauma 3  Developmental Trauma  — 26th March 2020
Looking at complex and developmental trauma, how we are with holding the depth of safety required, self support, clinical approaches and the framework needed to work with this level of challenge to being in the world.

 Breath – 17th September 2020

A look at how we can work with the ribs and lungs and how this connects with primary respiration within the cranial model .

Pelvic Floor  — 29th October  2020
This follows on from Breath as its the lower diaphragm of the abdominal cavity .A look at the anatomy of the pelvic floor, psycho emotional tones and role in supporting our abdominal cavity and organs. How to support gynaecological and sexual health here with our hands on skills.

Meetings with Mesenteries — 19th November 2020
Revisiting this wonderful area anatomically and practically to promote autonomic balance and enrich gut function it works well with Breath and Pelvic floor but can be taken alone.