Weaving together tools from Somatic Experiencing® and Perinatal Somatic Psychology, you will learn powerful exercises from a body-oriented perspective to expand and deepen your skill set for working with clients. Through bringing awareness to your own experiences, you will expand your capacity to be present with others. Explore ways to support and establish safety and connection, recognize birth sequence imprinting, and understand basic autonomic nervous system physiology. You will gain important insight into how you can support yourself and prevent burn out, as well as how you can be with your clients in times of challenge, stress or trauma. You will learn basic tools for working with clients who have experienced trauma in the past and are re-negotiating the material in a current reproductive health experience.