Mermaid Toes: A Client’s Perspective on Becoming Safely Embodied

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In 2008, I had the opportunity to train with Deirdre Fay, LCSW when she came to Chicago to present her group model for working with individuals who had a history of trauma, Becoming Safely Embodied. Since then, I have had the honor of walking on the journey with many folks as they reclaimed a sense of peace both in their bodies and their daily life through the Becoming Safely Embodied model. “Subversive Toes, Mermaid Green” is a story from an early group member in which she shares her experience of the power of practicing boundaries.

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Amy Zajakowski Uhll, LCPC

Amy Zajakowski Uhll is the founder and director of the Chicago Center for Integration and Healing. For more than 30 years, Amy has been committed to exploring the harm caused by traumatic experiences.… Read More