How can the body and its natural processes be tools for treating trauma?
The Polyvagal Theory helps us answer this question by explaining how people process their environment and how the body regulates itself in the face of stress and trauma.
Watch the video below as Stephen Porges, PhD, creator of the Polyvagal Theory, shares one way to apply the Polyvagal Theory when working with the body’s responses to traumatic triggers and stressful events.
To learn more about Polyvagal Theory, check out our latest series on the Treatment of Trauma.
How can the Polyvagal Theory help you treat your patients?