Thoughts on life, healing, and wholeness

Breathwork Online

Breathwork Online

Last Sunday of the Month through COVID times     DESCRIPTION Drawing on the pioneering work of transpersonal psychiatrist,...

Understanding and Healing Lower Back Pain and Hip Pain

Understanding and Healing Lower Back Pain and Hip Pain

Geomorphology of the Body When humans began standing upright and walking across the plains as bipeds, it completely changed the physics of the musculoskeletal system.  Since form follows function when it comes to anatomy, changes to our musculature were inevitable. ...

Understanding and Healing Head, Neck and Shoulder Pain

Understanding and Healing Head, Neck and Shoulder Pain

Geomorphology of the Body The challenge any animal faces as it evolves from living in the ocean to living on land, is to figure out how to organize movement in a field of gravity.  Our musculoskeletal system is the 'technology' that allows us to do just that. In very...

Active Listening

Active Listening

Do you have the Fix it gene?  I certainly do.  And I came by it honestly.  Everyone in my family has it too.  We're an amazingly competent wolf pack of fixers.  But that's not good listening, good therapy or even good relationship skills.  Right?  It's a subtle form...

Sexuality & Spirituality retreat

Sexuality & Spirituality retreat

July 20-26, 2020 Shalom Mountain Retreat Center Livingston Manor, NY Are you: Looking to find a deep loving connection with another and with yourself? Wondering if you can find a lover who will openly explore sexuality? Longing to meet others with whom you can create...

Tantric Ground Holiday Puja

Tantric Ground Holiday Puja

A Tantric Ground Event Dates for next Puja's Dec 6, 2019 150 Main St., Studio Helix (3rd floor Thornes Market), Northampton, MA 6:30-10pm A ‘Puja’ is a ritual prayer.  Borrowed from Eastern traditions, its used to honor a sacred event or diety.  In tantric communities...

2020 on Being Human

2020 on Being Human

Feb 15 - 22, 2020, Big Tree Retreat Center, Punta Uva, COSTA RICA Have you been wanting to wake up in your life?  rekindle your sense of playful abandon, immersed in the warmth and beauty of nature reconnect with your body and the wisdom it has for your life access a...

Intro to Himalayan Tantra

Intro to Himalayan Tantra

This Intro to Tantra event will take participants on a deep dive into the world of Himalayan Tantra.    We'll dispel myths, open to truths and drop into our soul's yearning for more love, passion and purpose.  In practicing skills for unconditional love, we create...

Arts Night Out at SCO Gallery, Northampton

Arts Night Out at SCO Gallery, Northampton

Art, Music and Mini-Sessions SCO Gallery is the new-on-the-scene, waiting room gallery at Somatic Center's new downtown Northampton location. What makes this Arts Night Out stop a MUST, is that you'll not only get to see gorgeous, inspiring art, you'll be serenaded...

Longing to Connect Sex and Spirituality?

Longing to Connect Sex and Spirituality?

I know.  This is kind of personal, but I’m going to ask it anyways. Have you ever longed for, - really hot, amazing sex, but can’t seem to find it anywhere? - a partner who’s willing to go there with you? - more than ho-hum-sex with your beloved? Yes?  Well, guess...

Deeply Human Movements

Deeply Human Movements

Somatic Exercises to Control Neuromuscular Stress ongoing, drop-in class Saturdays, 10:15-11pm $10 Faith Enuol is leading her first movement class at the Somatic Center.  It's a gentle movement class designed to help you to become more aware of your body.  You'll...

Clinical Somatic Education arrives at the Somatic Center

Clinical Somatic Education arrives at the Somatic Center

Faith Enuol, our newest addition to the Somatic Center team, is a Massage Therapist and Somatic Educator in the tradition of Tom Hanna, founder of Clinical Somatic Education. Her massage background includes advanced study in medical massage, deep tissue, trigger point...

SCO Gallery:  Margaret Humbert-Droz’s BioArt

SCO Gallery: Margaret Humbert-Droz’s BioArt

There's a new Gallery in town...humble, but here, non-the-less.  Opening Night, April 12th, 4-8pm, will coincide with the Somatic Center's Open House and Arts Night Out downtown Northampton.  Please join us for this momentous occasion.  We'll have some tasty snacks,...

Somatic Center’s Open House

Somatic Center’s Open House

 'body-awareness approach to life, healing and wholeness'. Somatic Center is officially opening its doors to the public.  Please join us in celebrating this momentous milestone to mark our growth. The Open House will coincide with Arts Night Out because some of us...

Mindfulness for the Savvy Teen

Mindfulness for the Savvy Teen

Trying to balance school, family, friends, and busy schedules? Ever feel like life has you on overload?  You can take charge of your life, instead of it taking charge of you. The time is right! Come join us and we’ll explore these amazing tools together. Thursdays May...

Conscious Partnership

Conscious Partnership

Come with a partner or someone with whom you want to deepen. During our afternoon together, we will learn the tools Tantra has to offer for building, navigating and deepening into consciously loving, erotic partnership. You don’t have to be there already, but it’s...

Body Mind Centering at the Somatic Center

Body Mind Centering at the Somatic Center

Sylvia Maes, Body Mind Centering (BMC) practitioner, joins the Somatic Center team of uniquely skilled practitioners.  With 30 years of immersion in the BMC world, she is now one of the Valley's hidden treasures.  She's that good. What is BMC?  And what can it do for...

Unveiling:  Body-Soul-Art-Play

Unveiling: Body-Soul-Art-Play

Intermediate Level:  This is going to be fun, soulful and possibly life changing. But it will take a wee bit of courage. Tapping into the stories our bodies hold, we’ll set personal intentions for a ritual ‘unveiling’ and an expressive arts exploration, that opens us...

New Massage Therapist at Somatic Center

New Massage Therapist at Somatic Center

"Those who work with their hands, head and heart are artists." Meet Gary Einsidler the latest addition to Somatic Center's team of artists. "When I need some repair work to help with my injuries, Gary is my go to guy" ~ Daniel Trenner, Tango Dance Teacher...

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