Somatic Psychotherapy 2021 Trainings, Workshops, and Retreats

Registration Ends August 4, 2021

     Located in beautiful Ojai, The Body Knows is a small and intimate place for therapists, counselors, and associates to learn Somatic Psychotherapy. Nurturing, grounding, and incredibly practical, this training will give you the attention, support, and tools that you need to feel confident integrating the body and movement into your practice.

 SOMATIC PSYCHOTHERAPY TRAINING-LEVEL ONE is open to all associates and licensed clinicians. To learn more about the content, learning objectives, and somatic skills for each module, please click below.


The Body Knows is a compromised of Four Training Modules that happen between October – December, 2021. In order to receive CE’s you must complete all four modules. If you are not interested in CE’s, it is still recommended you attend all four to receive the greatest benefits.

For more information about each module, please click below.

-Module I- Foundations of Somatic Therapy
-Module II- Healing Trauma I
-Module III- Healing Trauma II
-Module IV-Depth Psychology and Somatics


Early Bird -$ 1850




WORKSHOP-Somatic Self-Care, Nature, and Reflection for Therapists will be offered on May 1 at Lake Casitas. We will gather together in nature, make sacred space, create ritual, drop into our bodies, and safely connect to the earth, ourselves, and one another. Learn more about Somatic Self-Care, Nature and Reflection Workshop

RETREAT-Our second SOMA -Movement and Nature Retreat is planned for February, 2022 in Tambor, Costa Rica. We will continue to hold space for this Retreat, knowing that things may change given the  situation with the COV19. 

All trainings and workshops include embodied practices, somatic experientials, mindfulness meditation, facilitated group discussions, nature explorations, movement, and creative expression.