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SPC5220 Principles of Somatic Psychology

Course Description

An introduction to the fundamentals of somatic psychology, the field, and its basic concepts and values.  Areas of focus include history, issues, principles, and practices with attention to the origins and psycho-emotional consequences of the mind-body split.  Students are introduced to basic practices such a sensory tracking, centering, grounding, self-forming, and the concepts of dynamic systems and self-regulation.