Trauma Informed Care
Essential reading and listening
The Body Keeps the Score - Bessel van der Kolk
Seminal work by Bessel van der Kolk on the nature and extent of trauma in our society and it's impact on human functioning. Most valuable input in the latter half as he outlines interventions which demand an experiential shift to one of safety, mostly using the body itself and healing our common disconnect from it.
Podcast interviews he has subsequently conducted add his research findings on the use of psychedelics in healing trauma:
- Ezra Klein Show: This conversation will change how you think about trauma (podcast)