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USABP Presents - Processing Grief: Somatic Grief Release© Through the Rubenfeld Synergy Method®

  • 12 May 2022
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Zoom


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Presented by:

Georgena Eggleston, MA, RSCP, CRS

Trauma Specialist / Grief Guide
Certified Rubenfeld Synergist ®

This event will be recorded and available for members and non-members who register for this event. This course will not include CEs.

Workshop Description

Grief isn’t a “problem” to fix. It is a physical, emotional, spiritual process that we cannot think our way through. Grief can be a gateway to growth when we do the work of being with it. It reveals our deepest emotions and reactive, habitual beliefs and patterns. 

This event will reveal insights into how the Rubenfled Synergy Method® transforms the griever through talk, touch, metaphor, curiosity, and humor. 

Discover touch as a powerful means to empower clients as a telehealth practitioner and prevent your burnout. Participate in break out rooms to connect and share your "Aha!" moments from a guided exercise you can use with your clients or self.


  • Welcome
  • Interview with Presenter
  • Presentation & Experiential
  • Q & A

Participants Will Learn

  • Touch as a powerful means of self-communication
  • How to work with embodied grief in ways that prevents burnout
  • How to activate the guidance of the body with curiosity
  • About the SGR in the Awakening Awareness program
  • About the Integrated Wellbeing Institute professional training opportunities

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the key elements of RSM
  • Advance one's skills in the use of touch in Telehealth
  • Add a new embodied exercise in touch to use for yourself and clients

Presenter Information

Georgena Eggleston, MA, CRS, RScP

Dean of Integrated Wellbeing Institute

Georgena Eggleston, MA, CRS, RScP is a trauma specialist, grief companion and the Dean of Integrated Wellbeing Institute.  Georgena has applied the principles and processes of the Rubenfeld Synergy Method® in working with grieving clients since her certification in 2002. She developed Awakening Awareness, an 11-week telehealth somatic program for professionals who recognize grief lives in the body. Georgena certifies professional in Awakening Awareness through the Integrated Wellbeing Institute. She is the author of a New Mourning: Discovering the Gifts in Grief, a memoir of her journey through grief. 

Book References

The Listening Hand, Ilana Rubenfeld,  2002

New Mourning: Discovering the Gifts in Grief, Georgena Eggleston, 2015

Healing Ourselves: Biofield Science and the Future of Health, Shamini Jain, PhD, 2021

The Grieving Brain: The Surprising Science of How We Learn from Love and Loss, Mary-Frances O’Connor, PhD. 2022

The Other Side of Sadness: What the New Science of Bereavement Tells Us About Life After Loss. George A. Bonano, 2009

About Presenter Organization

    The Rubenfeld Synergy Method® is the bridge between the Touch of Body Workers and the Talk of Psychotherapy. Created over 50 years ago, now is the time for practitioners to experience the power of touch to reveal and heal those wounded parts of ourself and our clients.

    This bottom-up healing modality is essential to create the certainty of safety in these uncertain times. 


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