Program

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Two-Year Training Program

The Center for Somatic Studies provides:

  • Ongoing classes (New York City)
  • Ongoing supervision courses for psychotherapists, body workers, yoga teachers (New York City)
  • Weekend workshops (New York City and elsewhere)
  • Training Programs: Developmental Somatic Psychotherapy™ (New York City and Mexico City)
  • Infant/Caregiver psycho-educational groups (New York City and elsewhere)
  • Consulting services to educational facilities (anywhere)

Current Courses 2014 – 2015 New York City

Ongoing Supervision: Open to graduates of the DSP training programs.

It is only necessary for participants to commit to one supervision group at a time.

Days and Times to be announced: Please email us for further information.


Workshops 2014 – 2015

DSP Introductory Workshop NYC
February 20-22, 2015
New York City
The Feldenkrais Institute

DSP Introductory Workshop Edinburgh
June 8-11, 2015
Monday – Thursday

Edinburgh, UK
Location Central Edinburgh

Open Workshop: Traumatic Attaching
A somatic and developmental approach
June 13-15, 2015
Saturday – Monday

Edinburgh, UK
Location Central Edinburgh

Edinburgh: Open Workshop: Traumatic Attaching
June 13-15, 2015
Edinburgh, UK
Location Central Edinburgh


Two-Year Training Program New York City

Training Schedule 2015 – 2017

Trainings meet Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri 9:30am – 5:00pm,
Wed 9:30am – 1:00pm

Module OneFall 2015October 25 - 30
Module TwoSpring 2016February 14-19
Module ThreeFall 2016October 2 - 7
Module FourSpring 2017March 12 - 17

Training Schedule 2013 – 2015 (full)

Trainings meet Sun, Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri 9:30am – 5:00pm,
Wed 9:30am – 1:00pm

Module OneFall 2013October 27 - November 1
Module TwoSpring 2014March 2- 7
Module ThreeFall 2014October 5 - 10
Module FourSpring 2015March 8 - 13


Two-Year Training Program, taught in Spanish New York City

Training Schedule 2014 – 2016 (open)

Module OneFall 2014September 7 - 12
Module TwoSpring 2015April 19 - 24
Module ThreeFall 2015September 13 - 18
Module FourSpring 2016April 10 - 15

Completed Workshops 2009 – 2014
New York City, and elsewhere

DSP Advanced Workshop
June 13-16, 2014
New York City, The Feldenkrais Institute

The Situation in Flesh and Bones
May 5-7, 2014
Paris, France

Kinesthetic Resonance
January 24-26, 2014
New York City, The Feldenkrais Institute

Unfolding Kinesthetic and Relational Awareness

June 13-14, 2013
Oslo, Norway

Postgraduate Workshop: Developmental Somatic Psychotherapy
June 10 – 12, 2013
Oslo, Norway, Norsk, Gestaltinstitutt

Introductory DSP Workshop
April 13-14, 2013
New York City, Meta Center

Introductory DSP Workshop
November 2-4, 2012
New York City, Shetler Studios

Introductory DSP Workshop
October 6-7, 2012
Montréal, Canada, IQGT

Moving towards Intimacy: All-day Workshop for Couples
April 14, 2012
New York City

Discovering our Embodied History
January 30 – February 1, 2012
Madrid, Spain, Centro de Terapia y Psicología

Supervision: Kinetic Resonance
January 29, 2012
Bordeaux, France, IFGT

Gestalt Therapy
A Somatic and Developmental Approach

January 26-28, 2012
Bordeaux, France, IFGT

Open Workshop: Discovering Embodied History
March 17 – 18, 2011
Oslo, Norway, Norsk, Gestaltinstitutt

Postgraduate Workshop: Developmental Somatic Psychotherapy
March 14 – 16, 2011
Oslo, Norway, Norsk, Gestaltinstitutt

Advanced Supervision for Graduates of DSP
March 12, 2011
Oslo, Norway, Norsk, Gestaltinstitutt

Introduction to Developmental Somatic Psychotherapy
February 25-27, 2011
New York City, Center for Somatic Studies

September 6 – 7, 2009
Oslo, Norway, Norsk, Gestaltinstitutt
Follow-up Workshop: Developmental Somatic Psychotherapy

September 3 – 4, 2009
Oslo, Norway, Norsk Gestaltinstitutt
Introductory Workshop: Developmental Somatic Psychotherapy

April 28, 29, 30, 2009
Madrid, Spain, Spanish Congress
Introductory Workshop: Developmental Somatic Psychotherapy

February 20-23, 2009
New York City, USA, Center for Somatic Studies
Advanced Workshop: Developmental Somatic Psychotherapy

February 1-2, 2009
Paris, France, Institut Français de Gestalt-thérapie
Leaders Workshop: Developmental Somatic Psychotherapy

January 29-31, 2009
Paris, France, Institut Français de Gestalt-thérapie
Introductory Workshop: Somatic and Developmental Approach to Gestalt Therapy