Rolfing and Structural Integration Blog

Insights and practices on the benefits of Rolfing Structural Integration and the powerful role that it plays in healing the body and the mind.

A Perspective on Trauma

I was recently thinking about one of the main tenants of Dr. Peter Levine's perspective on trauma: "Trauma is not in the event(s), it is in the patterns we form around the event(s) which find expression as our habits." For Dr. Levine, the nervous system is primary in the repetition of pattern; here’s my view.

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Recognizing the Body as an Integrated System

As an integrative manual therapist and Certified Rolfer, I use my hands to work with many of the systems of the body. I work with bones, joints, fascia, viscera, perception, the fluid body, as well as with energetic contents. I do this work to help people realize their potential in being more at ease in their bodies, and therefore, more fully and clearly engaged in life.

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