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Sensate Focus Touching as a Mindfulness and Somatic Conduit to Healing & Sexual Vitality
Description: Sensate Focus Touching serves a number of purposes. It is Mindfulness Practice useful in promoting here-and-now experiencing. It is also a version of Somatic Therapy helpful for identifying and addressing blocks to body awareness. This practical presentation will describe best practices in the use of Sensate Focus Touching, its conceptual underpinnings as Mindfulness Practice and Somatic Therapy, and an overview of specific suggestions for touching sessions emphasizing diverse clinical populations.
Objective(s): At the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to: compare Sensate Focus Touching to Mindfulness and Somatic interventions; identify critical updates in Sensate Focus concepts and suggestions; revise Sensate Focus Touching suggestions for diverse populations.