Our FREE 1-hour Virtual Lunch Together sessions are where you’ll meet some of the most interesting people who are influencing the field of mental health today.
In conversation with Leading Edge founder, Michael Kerman, each guest will be invited to talk about their background, current interests and ideas. The floor will then be opened for questions from attendees.
You will learn about our lunch guests, how they got started in their careers, how things are going since the pandemic started personally and from a professional point of view and insights into helping clients during this time.
Registration is free but required for each Virtual Lunch.
Join us for Virtual Lunch!
Join somatic psychology pioneer Pat Ogden!
Working with trauma? You may have heard of Pat Ogden, the undisputed master of teaching clinicians how to work with physical sensations.
Pat Ogden is a pioneer in somatic psychology and is both Founder and Education Director of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute, an internationally recognized school specializing in somatic-cognitive approaches for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder and attachment disturbances.
Join Dr. Ogden and Michael kerman for this FREE Virtual Lunch Session.
Topics to be discussed include:
- Her start in psychotherapy
- The development of Sensorimotor Psychotherapy
- The growth of body-oriented therapies
- The possibilities of body-oriented work in an online environment
Questions from participants will be invited.
Can’t make the Live Broadcast time? It’s all good! All virtual lunches are recorded. Sign up and we will send you a link to the recording shortly after the Live Broadcast is over.
Pat Ogden, PhD is a pioneer in somatic psychology and the founder of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute, an internationally recognized school specializing in somatic–cognitive approaches for the treatment of PTSD and attachment failure. She is a clinician, consultant, international lecturer and trainer. Dr. Ogden is the first author of two groundbreaking books, with a third, The Pocket Guide to Sensorimotor Psychotherapy in Context, in press. Her current interests include racialized trauma, systemic oppression, and diversity, children, couple therapy, challenging clients and the relational nature of shame.