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Pioneers in Somatic Trauma Therapy

Dr. David Berceli, Ph.D. is the creator of Tension & Trauma Releasing Exercises (TRE®) and is the founder and CEO of Trauma Recovery Services. He is an international expert in the areas of trauma intervention and conflict resolution. TRE is a revolutionary technique designed to help release the deep tension created in the body during a traumatic experience or through chronic stress.

Dr. Stephen Porges is a distinguished scientist at Indiana University's Kinsey Institute, and he is a research professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His book, The Polyvagal Theory & The Vagal Nerve, is a must read for understanding the biology of TRE.



Dr. Peter A. Levine received his PhD in Medical Biophysics from the University of California, Berkeley and a PsyD in Psychology from International University. He has worked in the field of stress and trauma for over 40 years and is the developer of Somatic Experiencing.

How stress affects your brain - Madhumita Murgia

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