Healing Sex: A Mind-Body Approach to Healing Sexual Trauma
Cleis Press Start, 28. nóv. 2007 - 320 síđur
The first encouraging, sex-positive guide for all women survivors of sexual assault -- heterosexual, bisexual, lesbian, coupled, and single -- who want to reclaim their sex lives. While most books on the topic broach sexuality only to reassure women that it is all right to say "no" to unwanted sex, Healing Sex encourages women to learn how to say "yes" -- to their own desires and on their own terms. This mind-body approach to healing from sexual trauma was created by Staci Haines, who has been educating in the area of sexual abuse, sex education, and somatic healing for over 15 years. Her techniques are ideal for anyone looking for a new way to heal from trauma, beyond traditional talk therapy.
Then I'll touch on the current integration of somatics into the field of psychology and what we need to be careful about as this is happening. Somatics is just now being institutionalized, and how this is done during these next years ...
Happening. in. the. Body? Memory lives in the muscle. —Richard Strozzi-Heckler, PhD., founder of Strozzi Institute An easy way to think about trauma and the human brain is that the reptilian brain, the oldest part of our brains in ...
The survival reactions are not oriented toward understanding what is happening or making sense of it at this point. Phrases like speechless terror are literal; certain shock and survival states show almost no neuronal activity in the ...
When restoring balance is allowed to happen fully—and even better, when it is supported by others—there are usu- ally few resulting symptoms of PTSD, or post-traumatic stress disorder. The human psychobiology is oriented toward two ...
As this insti- tutionalization happens, however, there are benefits and drawbacks. First, however, let's define somatics. Its Greek root means “the living body in its wholeness.” Somatics is a new interpretation of the self as well as ...
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The Emotions ofHealing
SM RolePlaying and Fantasy
Sex Toys and Accoutrements 199
Dildos and Harnesses page
Anal Toys page
SM Toys page
Anal Anatomy page
Masturbation and SelfHealing
Consent and Boundaries
Partnering with Survivors ofSexual Abuse
Your Powerful Sexual Self Who Are You Becoming?
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Healing Sex: A Mind-body Approach to Healing Sexual Trauma
Staci Haines,Felice Newman
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