Peter A. Levine

Peter A. Levine, PhD, holds doctorates in both medical biophysics and psychology. He is the developer of Somatic Experiencing™ and author of six books on the subjects of trauma and PTSD, including the best-seller Waking the Tiger: Healing Trauma, which has been published in 24 languages. Peter was a member of World Psychologists for Social Responsibility, responding to large-scale disasters and ethno-political warfare, and served as a stress consultant for NASA in developing the astronaut training program. In 2010, he received the United States Association for Body Psychotherapy Lifetime Achievement Award, honoring his distinguished contribution to the field of body psychotherapy.