Patrice Hamilton, M.Ed., Somatic Educator and Counselor, has worked in the fields of education and counseling for over 20 years.
She moved to California from the Midwest in 1996. While living and studying at Esalen Institute in Big Sur, California, she was introduced to Cortical Field Reeducation®, a movement education and body awareness practice.
Patrice has been providing somatic education and counseling on the Central Coast of California since 1999. She has a Masters of Education Degree in Clinical and School Counseling, and is certified as a Practitioner in The Refined Method of Hakomi. She completed a three year certification program in CFR in 2000, and is certified in Esalen® Massage.
Helping others discover new possibilities through both individual and group work continues to inspire her and her work. Patrice's own journey of personal growth and healing fuels her desire to assist others on theirs. She is passionate about teaching others to be more aware of their bodies as a doorway to growth, healing and lasting change.
"I believe that a sense of humor as well a sense of curiosity are essential components on any journey of self-exploration. I invite you to bring these, and all other aspects of yourself, as together we explore what is possible. All of you is welcome here."