Events and News


My new publication by Routledge is available to pre-order on Amazon! The book, Somatic Methods for Affect Regulation: A Clinician's Guide to Healing Traumatized Youth, will be released in May 2019.


Workshops on using somatic and expressive methods with traumatized children and youth are offered through Safeguards.


Past Events

November 2, 2016 - Invited Speaker for Ontario Medical Association's Main Speakers' Series

Somatic Methods for Healing Traumatized Youth (a 2-hour presentation).

April 4, 2016 (10:30-noon) ISST-D 2016 Conference, San Francisco.

Somatic and Expressive Arts for Healing Traumatized Youth. A 90-minute clinical workshop.  See details here (cut and paste link if it does not open with a click): Direct Link:

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October 29, 2014 - Internet Child Exploitation: Clinical Issues and Interventions

This 1/2-day workshop was part of the Ontario Provincial Strategy to Protect Children from Sexual Abuse and Exploitation on the Internet's 9th annual multidisciplinary conference.  

November 14, 2014 - Trauma and the Body: An Introduction to Sensorimotor Psychotherapy.  

This one hour introductory presentation was part of CAMH's Grand Rounds.