Welcome to the Intersection of Trauma Therapy, Somatic Psychology & Mindfulness

Welcome to the Intersection of Trauma Therapy, Somatic Psychology & Mindfulness

Bringing over 25 years of expertise
Manuela Mischke-Reeds

Hello, I’m Manuela, Trauma Expert and Embodied-Dharma Teacher

“Manuela is an extraordinarily brilliant and compassionate therapist and an internationally acclaimed expert educator and author in the fields of somatics, trauma and mindfulness.”
– Rob Fisher, Mft


The Embody Lab is bringing together the world’s most renowned Somatic Trauma Therapy teachers into one Somatic Trauma Certificate Program! Join the revolution of coming home to the body and rediscovering how it can truly transform our lives and the world!

    July 28, 2024
    11:00-12:30 am PT 
    SEPT 29 – DEC 13, 2024

For over 25 years, Manuela Mischke-Reeds, LMFT’s, career as a pioneer in the field of trauma recovery and healing has spanned the globe.

Trauma can be a gateway to healing individual and collective experiences.

I began my professional life working with torture survivors and soon realized that talking about their pain wasn't enough to heal their trauma.

While it was a vital part of the process, it was not enough to simply hear what my clients were experiencing: flashbacks, states of frozenness, night terrors, anxiety and depression—the classic symptoms of PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder). 

These clients did not have the complete language to express their pain but their bodies did.

I learned the body’s expressions and patterns of breath—and began to discover the pathways in which fear and healing coexisted in the body.

Decoding this silent language of the body revealed its innate ability to heal.

We can all reconnect with our innate ability to self-heal.

“Somatic” means of the body

Just as emotional intelligence rewards us with rich relationships with others,
somatic intelligence allows us to:

Want to find out more?

Manuela is a licensed clinical somatic psychotherapist, and provides limited individual psychotherapy services at this time. Please contact her to be on the waitlist.

Are You Ready to Take the Next Step?

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