About Judy Archer MAScJudy has a broad background in body-centered therapies: Trager ™ Movement Re-education, Therapeutic Touch, Continuum Movement, Tai Chi and Bioenergetics. She has been an Inner Relationship Focusing Trainer since 2004, a Certified BodyTalk Practitioner since 2007, and a TRE Practitioner since 2011, all of which she practices from her home office in Orillia. She does phone sessions for BodyTalk and Inner Relationship and Skype sessions for TRE. Her 30 plus years of work experience includes personal growth facilitation, and visual arts. The TRE work complements BodyTalk and Inner Relationship Focusing by helping people release their tension/trauma and open to their own creative potential. Judy is a regular contributor to the Yoga Teacher Training Program- Alternative Therapies Day, Georgian College, Orillia. She has also published several articles on Focusing in The Focusing Connection. She holds a MASc in Counselling & Human Relations from the University of Waterloo (1975).
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There’s a timeless quality of being present for whatever comes up as one day folds into the next, as we float into week 3 of self-isolation. Schools closed (3 week March break), businesses closed, empty main street. Walking on the … Continue reading
At a recent art opening where I had a piece of work, a friend inquired “What is the connection between the your art work and your healing work? I don’t see how they are connected.” I was a little taken … Continue reading
Focusing, TRE, and making Assemblages (Dec 2013) Recently my art teacher asked me how I get my ideas. The answer lies partly with my practices of Focusing and TRE. My ongoing objective in my artwork is personal integration and self- … Continue reading
A reader writes: I am curious if doing this kind of release (Tension Releasing Exercises TRE™) can sometimes lead to overwhelm if the person is not resourced enough? Is it ever contraindicated? Thank you for your question. Let me … Continue reading