Raja Selvam, PhD

Raja Selvam, PhD's profile

Raja Selvam, PhD, a licensed clinical psychologist, is the developer of Integral Somatic Psychology (ISP) of which the practice of embodying emotions is the core clinical strategy. Dr. Selvam is also a senior trainer in Dr. Peter Levine’s Somatic Experiencing (SE) Professional Trauma Training Program. He has taught for twenty-five years in nearly as many countries in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia, the middle east, and the far east. His successful 2022 book The Practice of Embodying Emotions: A Method for Improving Cognitive, Emotional, and Behavioral Outcomes, available in English and German, is currently being translated into eight additional languages.


Speaker Disclosures:
Financial: Dr. Raja Selvam has employment relationships with the Integral Somatic Psychology and the Foundation for Human Enrichment/The Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute. He receives royalties as a published author. Dr. Selvam receives a speaking honorarium and recording royalties from PESI, Inc. He has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Dr. Raja Selvam is a member of the American Psychological Association, the United States Association for Body Psychotherapy, the Association for Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health, the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation, and the International Society for Research on Emotion.