Helma Mair holds a Master’s degree in Somatic Psychology from Santa Barbara Graduate Institute and a PhD in Somatic Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She is a Mentor in the OI HEARTraining®. In addition, Helma is a fully qualified Somatic Experiencing® practitioner, NARM practitioner, and Hakomi therapist and has served as an assistant at Somatic Experiencing and Organic Intelligence® trainings.
Helma has completed a program in Relational Somatic Psychotherapy, combining knowledge of the body and relational processes as valuable supports in the therapeutic process. Helma has also trained in Integrative Energy Therapy, a gentle and non-invasive form of connecting with one’s internal experience at an energetic level. To complement her therapeutic work, Helma practices Aikido, a Japanese self-defence system, in which she holds a fourth-degree black belt.