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Peter Levine, PhD

Peter Levine, PhD
Peter A. Levine, PhD is the creator of Somatic Experiencing®, a fast-spreading, highly effective, body-based technique that helps heal trauma and other conditions normally are resistant to the normal, “talk therapy” approaches. He holds a Ph.D. in medical and biological physics from the University of California-Berkeley and a Ph.D. in psychology from International University. He has researched the psychology and physiology of trauma for over 35 years, and is a true innovator in the field, training hundreds of counselors and therapists in his groundbreaking techniques at his Foundation for Human Enrichment. He has a particular interest in healing childhood sexual abuse, and is the author of Waking the Tiger.