Examining Trauma & Trauma Treatments: A 4-week Program with Bessel van der Kolk

Collectively Rooted presents Examining Trauma & Trauma Treatments, a 4-week virtual program with Bessel can der Kolk that will be held on Wednesdays from 12:00-1:30 pm on the following dates: October 20, October 27, November 3, November 10.

In this dynamic, interactive series, Bessel van der Kolk, M.D. expands on his groundbreaking work The Body Keeps the Score, where he synthesizes history, neurology, and trauma research to deepen our understanding of trauma and trauma treatment.

You are invited to join in this distinctive and exciting 4 week program where Dr. van der Kolk will begin with a lecture followed by an open dialogue session. This is an exciting opportunity to explore ideas, critically examine trauma and trauma treatments, and hear directly from Dr. van der Kolk about the things that most ignite your interests.

Each of the 4 sessions are 1.5 hours, with the time divided between lecture and dialogue with Dr. van der Kolk. Questions can be submitted both in advance and live during the session. Your questions, thoughts, and ideas will help shape the series.

Prepare for this program by reading Dr. van der Kolk’s celebrated and groundbreaking work The Body Keeps the Score and watching two foundational courses featuring Dr. van der Kolk, which are included with your registration. Reference slides will also be provided.


Week 1: Developmental Trauma & Intergenerational Traum

Week 2: Neuroscience & Trauma

Week 3: Stabilization: Neurofeedback; Yoga, Breathing; Movement & Other Treatments

Week 4: Trauma Processing

Group discounts are available for groups of 5 or more.  Contact [email protected]

Scholarships are available.

Click here for more information and to register.