Laurie Schwartz began her training as a Somatic psychotherapist in 1979 with Ilana Rubenfeld. Her search for the integration of psyche, soma and soul continued. She is certified in the Hakomi Method of Body-Centered Psychotherapy, Somatic Experiencing, Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy, Jin Shin Jyutsu, and Family Constellations. Laurie has also studied Jungian Dream Analysis and Modern Group Analysis.
She has been exploring the integration of pre and peri-natal psychology with a biodynamic cranial sacral approach to healing and wholeness with people in recovery for Co-dependency.
Her passion and ability to synthesize integrate different approaches to foster recovery, healing and transformation is ongoing.
Laurie is a licensed massage therapist and licensed counseling psychologist in New York City. She has been in private practice since 1982. She facilitates ongoing supervision groups for Hakomi graduates, students of Somatic Experiencing as well as others who are searching for ways to be more body inclusive.
November 2009. See: Printable PDF transcript