SOMA-Intro in Lausanne

The liberation of the connective tissue Bodywork in trauma resolution


Date: 2 – 4 September 2022
Time: 10:00–17:30
Teacher: Claudia Studer-Wild (CH)
Language: English translated into French
Costs: CHF 720

SOMA is a modern, innovative and integrative accompanying form for people of all ages and builds on fundamental principles from the SOMATIC EXPERIENCING (SE), the polyvagal theory, structural Integration according to Ida Rolf and education through movement (Hubert Godard) on. This introductory course is a prerequisite for the 16-day SOMA training with the internationally active teachers Sonia Gomes and Marcelo Muniz. Central to the SOMA work is the increased EMBODIMENT, the greater embodiment of every human being - no matter which Fate he brings with him.

  • Summary of the work of Peter A. Levine (SE), Stephen Porges (polyvagal theory), Ida Rolf (structural integration), Hubert Godard (Tonic Function movement system)

  • Traumatic experiences and their effects on body, state of mind and brain

  • Embodiment = A path to trauma resolution and self-regulation

  • Embryological development and spatial orientation, connective tissue and gravitational field

  • Inner and outer orientation through movement in the gravitational field

  • The application of the polyvagal theory in touch work

  • Body perception and body language (interception, exteroception and proprioception)

  • SE-Demos about the connection of touch and movement with intuition and resonance

  • Practice specific treatment sequences for the construction of body stability with regard to space, balance, erection and Movement patterns

This course is the introductory course for the 4-part special training with Sônia Gomes:
SOMA - The transformation of emotional trauma through targeted touch and movement

The next training in English with translation into German will start on March 18 - 21, 2022

A training in Egnlish with translation into French starts on February 3 - 6, 2023

Claudia Studer-Wild

Claudia Studer-Wild has accompanied people in her practice in Winterthur for 30 years. She is inspired by personal encounters and nature. As an experienced family woman, she has developed her quality and experience in working with families, children and adults in various training and further education courses: Kinesiology (specialising in brain, LEAP) with EMR recognition according to Dr. Charles …


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