Pat Ogden, PhD
Pat Ogden, PhD, is a pioneer in the field of somatic therapies, serving as founder and education director of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute®, an internationally recognised school specializing in the treatment of PTSD and attachment disturbances.
She is also co-founder of the Hakomi Institute, past faculty of Naropa University, a clinician, consultant, international lecturer and trainer, and first author of Trauma and the Body: Sensorimotor Approach to Psychotherapy.
Dr. Ogden’s second book, Sensorimotor Psychotherapy: Interventions for Trauma and Attachment is a practical guide to integrate Sensorimotor Psychotherapy® into therapy for trauma and attachment issues.
Financial: Dr. Pat Ogden has an employment relationship with the Naropa University, and she is the founder and supervisor of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute. She is a consultant for Massachusetts Mental Health. Dr. Ogden receives royalties as a published author. She receives a speaking honorarium, recording, and book royalties from Psychotherapy Networker and PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Dr. Pat Ogden is on the advisory board for the Lifespan Learning Institute, Trauma Studies Center of the Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy, G.A.I.N.S. (Global Association of Interpersonal Neurobiology Studies), and The Dukar Center for Human Rights and Mental Health.