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Relational Somatic Therapy (RST)

Somatic therapy, an approached based on the latest science from neurobiology; uses touch, imagery and movement allowing traumatic body memories to find completion. RST can be thought of as the scientific study of the mind/body interface. It involves becoming consciously aware of body (soma) sensations. RST studies how our body sensations relate to our thoughts, actions and our perception or lens of how we see and relate to the world. The Relational part of RST refers to how we relate to others utilizing attachment based theory. RST understanding that our learned attachment styles in childhood create a framework or lens of how we view/ relate to others in the world.

For more details on the SRT program visit:

Typical RST sessions are 90 minutes on a sliding scale of $90 – $110 an hour.


Embodiment Counselling

Preferred contact is phone call or through the RISE clinic.

Phone: 250-551-5532

RISE clinic: 250-352-5259