Michael Hempseed

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Videos and Books

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  • Nadine Burke Harris

  • Dr Burke-Harris gives a brief overview of the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study. She discusses the link between untreated childhood trauma and early mortality.

  • Dr Bruce Perry, MD, PhD - The Child Trauma Academy


  • Bessel van der Kolk

  • A 100 minute summary of his must read book, The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma

  • Tricia Walsh

  • Eye movement may be able to heal our traumas

  • Leslie Morgan Steiner

  • Why do people stay in abusive relationships

  • Ken Clearwater - Male survivor of sexual abuse


  • Dr Bruce Perry - Born for Love: Why Empathy is Endangered — and Essential


  • Dr. Gabor Maté on The Connection Between Stress and Disease


  • Mark Wolynn - It Didn't Start With You, Healing Inter-generational Trauma


  • Melissa Walker - Art can heal PTSD's invisible wounds


  • Rachel Yehuda, PhD - UNM Department of Psychiatry - Understanding PTSD


  • Study finds PTSD effects may linger in body chemistry of next generation


  • From PTSD Nightmares to Peaceful Sleep with the Dream Completion Technique by Dr Justin Havens


  • The Neurobiology of PTSD



  • Journal Article to-date largest meta-analysis of EMDR

  • Cuijpers, P., Veen, S. C. V., Sijbrandij, M., Yoder, W., & Cristea, I. A. (2020).
  • Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing for mental health problems: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 1-16
  • Available here: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/16506073.2019.1703801


  • Books and Further Reading


  • The Body Keeps the Score:
  • Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
  • by Bessel van der Kolk M.D.


  • The Deepest Well:
  • Healing the Long-Term Effects of Childhood Adversity
  • by Nadine Burke Harris M.D.

  • It Didn't Start With You:
  • How Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Who We Are
  • and How to End the Cycle
  • by Mark Wolynn


  • In An Unspoken Voice:
  • How the Body Releases Trauma
  • And Restores Goodness
  • by Peter A. Levine, PhD


  • The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog:
  • What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us
  • About Loss, Love and Healing
  • by Bruce D. Perry, MD, PhD, and Maia Szalavitz


  • When The Body Says No:
  • The Cost of Hidden Stress
  • by Gabor Maté


  • Trauma And Recovery:
  • The Aftermath of Violence -
  • From Domestic Abuse to Political Terror
  • by Judith Herman, M.D.


  • The Pocket Guide to the Polyvagal Theory:
  • The Transformative Power of Feeling Safe
  • by Stephen W. Porges


  • Trauma And Memory:
  • Brain & Body In A Search For The Living Past:
  • A Practical Guide for Understanding &
  • Working with Traumatic Memory
  • by Peter A. Levine, PhD


  • Born For Love:
  • Why Empathy is Essential & Endangered
  • by Maia Szalavitz
  • & Bruce D. Perry, M.D.,Ph.D.


  • Traumatic Neuroses of War
  • by Abram Kardiner