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AST Model® Case Study-Sarah

AST Model® Principles in Action Sarah’s Case Study May I present Sarah… She was a middle-aged woman who came to me to resolve her panic attacks. Although we did not name it until her third or fourth session, we began working with her shame immediately while we brought her anxiety to manageable levels by balancing […]

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AST Principles in Action: Sarah’s Case Study

May I present  Sarah… She was a middle-aged woman who came to me to resolve her panic attacks. Although we did not name it until her third or fourth session, we began working with her shame immediately while we brought her anxiety to manageable levels by balancing her nervous system. Because Sarah’s anxiety caused her […]

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What is an attachment style? Do I have one? Do I need one?

Neuroscience has been putting out all sorts of findings on how we attach or bond when we are very young homo sapiens. So, looking at attachment histories and styles has become a very powerful way to move undesirable patterns or traits that someone might bring to an otherwise healthy adult relationship. I love working with […]

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Is the junk from our past past junk, past life, or everyday trauma…does it even matter?

Because my work can include trauma resolution, I am asked some version of this question all the time: Do I have trauma? Doesn’t everybody have trauma in their past? Could it be a past life? Well, let’s stick with this life for now. We all have pasts and our brains collect that past in receptacles […]

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About the Author

Caryn Scotto d’ Luzia, MA, SEP, is an innovative developer of holistically-based models. As a somatic facilitator she transforms, educators, and trainers professional around the world in paradigm-shift, life-affirming approaches to human development and growth. Author of Alchemy of Shame Transformation for Therapists and Healing Professionals, Caryn is the developer of what is fast becoming the gold standard approach to shame resolution: AST Model of Holistic Shame Resolution®.

Inside Shame Transformation monthly blog published by Somatic Psychotherapy Today, Inside Shame Transformation offers highly sought tips and case studies to professionals for applying the AST Model’s breakthrough shame resolving principles. As post-advanced instructor with Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute Caryn trains therapists, somatic practitioners, healers, life coaches, and community leaders in how to facilitate shame resolution. Through her online programs, work with the United Nations, and FB presence, Caryn leads the (SFLM) or shame free living movement worldwide.