Justine Melisande Polevoy, MFT #36954,
is a gifted
Somatic Psychotherapist, Professor and Trainer who has been practicing and training for over 22 years. She is as well, a mother, a trauma survivor, an artist and a yoga practitioner. She teaches cutting edge somatic
psychotherapy modalities for treating trauma survivors and increasing their capacities, safety, resources and wellbeing.
currently serves as adjunct faculty for the John F. Kennedy University and the California Institute for Integral Studies in the San Francisco Bay Area. For over 15 years, she served as a trainer and organizer for Pat Ogden's Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute and Bill Bowen's Psycho-Physical Therapy Institute. Her private practice, Embodied Psychotherapy, specializes in treating adults in their recovery from developmental and attachment wounds, shock trauma and combat experiences. She helps people regain a sense of choice, control, safety and a
somatically resourced sense of self.
Her work is strongly influenced by current research in the field of attachment, trauma, and neurobiology, and is a blend of Richard Shwartz's Internal Family Systems Model, Diana Fosha's AEDP, Francine Shapiro's EMDR protocol, Ron Kurtz's Hakomi Therapy, Pat Ogden's Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, & Bill Bowen's Psycho-Physical Therapy.
2824 College Avenue
Berkeley, Ca 94705
(510) 710-2301(Text or Call)
For best response, email or text initially to inquire and set up an initial phone consultation.
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays