somatic therapy

somatic therapy

a form of treatment pertaining to the body that affects one's physiological functioning.
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The editors (Dream Studies Certificate Program, Saybrook University) gather academics, researchers, and practitioners in counseling, somatic therapy, hypnotherapy, transformative studies, transpersonal psychology, shamanism, and lucid dreaming.
The EU27 are also likely to reach a political agreement on the draft regulation aimed at creating a legal framework for products from tissue engineering and gene therapy and somatic therapy.
In somatic therapy, intervention takes place only within somatic cells--which compose the body's tissues and organs--and the genetic changes do not transfer into the offspring.