Learn this online course for trauma recovery with a diverse faculty of experts drawing from their professional and personal experience to guide you through the curriculum of this The Healing Trauma Program with Jeffrey Rutstein.

Develop greater resiliency, inner peace, healthier relationships, and more—for self-healing and working with others.

What is this Online Course for Trauma Recovery Program?

With social media having us connecting faster and further than ever before, we are exposed to anything that is attention grabbing and that usually includes highly dramatic stories which can make trauma and exposure to them more prevalent than ever. The impact of trauma can be profound and long-lasting, affecting our physical, emotional, and psychological well-being. Fortunately, there is hope for healing and transformation. In this article, we'll explore the world of trauma healing and how you can benefit from the wisdom of 13 renowned experts.

The Experts Behind Healing Trauma

Meet the 13 experts who have dedicated their lives to understanding and healing trauma:

1. Deb Dana, LCSW
2. Peter A. Levine, PhD
3. Resmaa Menakem, MSW, LICSW, SEP
4. Ruth King, Author, and Educator
5. Thomas Hübl, PhD
6. Konda Mason, Activist, and Entrepreneur
7. Sará King, PhD
8. Judith Blackstone, PhD
9. Arielle Schwartz, PhD
10. Woman Stands Shining, Pat McCabe
11. Gabor Maté, MD
12. Susan Stiffelman, MFT

And the host Jeffrey Rutstein, PsyD, CHT

A clinical psychologist who has specialized in the treatment of trauma for nearly 40 years.

Each expert brings a unique perspective and approach to trauma healing, offering a holistic view of how trauma can be addressed and transformed.

This  online course is designed to help individuals heal trauma effectively. The course draws from the collective wisdom of these experts, offering a structured and comprehensive approach to trauma recovery. Topics covered include:

  • The latest research and findings on trauma.
  • Practical exercises and techniques for managing trauma symptoms.
  • How to create a safe and supportive environment for healing.
  • Mind-body integration and its role in trauma recovery.

1: Deb Dana, LCSW - Polyvagal Theory in Trauma Healing

Deb Dana is a leading expert in the field of trauma healing, known for her work with the Polyvagal Theory. Learn how the Polyvagal Theory can help individuals heal from trauma and regulate their nervous system. Explore practical applications and exercises that can be integrated into your daily life.

2: Peter A. Levine, PhD - Somatic Experiencing
Peter A. Levine has made significant contributions to the field of trauma healing through his work on Somatic Experiencing. Discover how this approach helps individuals reconnect with their bodies and release stored trauma. Learn about the power of body awareness and somatic healing.

3: Resmaa Menakem, MSW, LICSW, SEP - Racialized Trauma
New York Times bestselling author and trauma specialist

Resmaa Menakem focuses on racialized trauma and the impact it has on marginalized communities.

Topic: An Embodied Approach to Healing Racialized Trauma

4: Ruth King - is an international teacher in the Insight Meditation tradition, serving on the Teacher’s Council at Spirit Rock Meditation Center in Woodacre, California. King formally managed training and organizational development at Levi Strauss and Intel corporations, consulting to leaders on cultural change initiatives. Currently, King teaches the Mindful of Race Training Program nationwide to teams and organizations by combining mindfulness principles with an exploration of our racial conditioning, its impact, and our potential. King has a master’s degree in clinical psychology, and is the author of several publications, including Healing Rage: Women Making Inner Peace Possible and her most recent book, Mindful of Race: Transforming Racism from the Inside Out.

5: Thomas Hübl, PhD - Spiritual teacher, author, and founder of the Academy of Inner Science

Thomas Hübl offers insights into collective trauma and the importance of addressing trauma on a societal level. Learn how acknowledging and healing collective wounds can create a more empathetic and connected world.

Topic: Healing Collective Trauma

6: Konda Mason - Trauma-Informed Activism

Konda Mason bridges the worlds of trauma and activism, highlighting the importance of trauma-informed approaches in creating lasting social change. Discover how to channel trauma healing into activism and advocacy.

7: Sará King, PhD - Attachment and Trauma

Sará King's expertise in attachment theory and trauma offers a deeper understanding of how early relationships impact our capacity to heal. Explore attachment-based approaches to trauma recovery.

8: Judith Blackstone, PhD - Embodiment and Trauma Integration

Judith Blackstone focuses on the role of embodiment in trauma recovery. Learn how to connect with your body, fostering a sense of safety and self-regulation in the healing process.

9: Arielle Schwartz, PhD - EMDR and Trauma Resolution

Arielle Schwartz specializes in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), an evidence-based approach to trauma resolution. Discover how EMDR can be a powerful tool in healing trauma and reducing distressing symptoms.

10: Woman Stands Shining, Pat McCabe - Indigenous Wisdom and Healing

Pat McCabe brings Indigenous wisdom into the conversation, emphasizing the importance of connecting with the land and embracing ancestral healing practices. Learn how to draw on the wisdom of Indigenous cultures in your healing journey.

11. Gabor Maté, MD - Addiction and Trauma

Gabor Maté's expertise in the connection between trauma and addiction offers valuable insights into addressing substance use as a response to trauma. Explore a holistic approach to addiction recovery.

12. Susan Stiffelman, MFT - Family and Childhood Trauma
Susan Stiffelman delves into the realm of family and childhood trauma. Learn how to address the effects of early trauma on adult life and foster healing within your family dynamic.

Healing trauma is a profound and transformative journey, and with the guidance of these 13 experts, you can embark on a path to wholeness. The online course for trauma recovery offers a comprehensive approach to healing, drawing from the collective wisdom of leading professionals in the field. The power to heal is within reach, and with the right knowledge and support, you can overcome trauma and live a more fulfilling life.

Whether you're seeking personal healing, hoping to support others, or aiming to make a positive impact on your community, this course is a valuable resource. Explore the diverse approaches and perspectives presented by these experts, and take the first step towards healing trauma and creating a brighter future for yourself and those around you.


This online course for trauma recovery has over 30 hours of content—some live, some prerecorded—from the comfort and privacy of your personal space.

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