In Treating Trauma with Somatic & Talk Therapy, Andrea Szasz talks about healing the split between somatic and talk therapy.
Andi (Ondi) is a clinical psychotherapist in private practice in Sydney, specialising in the treatment of trauma. Her work is grounded in the Conversational Model of psychodynamic psychotherapy, Somatic Experiencing® and is informed by attachment theory and interpersonal neurobiology. She holds a Master of Science degree in Medicine (Psychotherapy), Graduate Diploma of Psychology a Bachelor’s in Counselling and she is a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner®. Andi is a reliable coder of the Adult Attachment Interview and currently working on her PhD at the Brain and Mind Centre, collaborating in a research combined with the Westmead Psychotherapy program. Her passion is integrating her academic knowledge with the deeply known wisdom of the body, and her own experiences as a practicing psychotherapist over the last ten ++years.
In Treating Trauma with Somatic & Talk Therapy, Andi also talks about:
- What brought Andrea to this work?
- What is attachment?
- What are the attachment styles?
- The secure base
- Fight, flight and freeze
- Why and how do we bring the body into the room?
- Emotions, feelings and the body
- Somatic Therapies: Somatic experiencing, Sensorimotor, Hakomi, Embodied Imagination
- Trauma informed yoga
- Emotional regulation
- Somatic therapy versus talk therapy
- Healing the split between somatic and talk therapy
- Healing the split by Nelson
- Master talk therapists, relationship and attunement
- Pat Ogden, Bessel van der Kolk, Norman Doidge
- Bad talk therapy doesn’t work
- Disconnection and connection
- Psychotherapy wars / Kung Fu wars
- EMDR and brainspotting
- Long-term trauma therapy
- University of Sydney Trauma Informed Psychotherapy
- The Daring Way
- Adult Attachment Interview
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