Association of
Somatic Experiencing Practitioners
in Ireland

Latest News

Somatic work takes many forms

Martin Schlozer from Switzerland, who trained with ISE 2013-15, shows his integration of Feldenkrais and SE.

20 May 2023

Tairseach enshrines Human Rights in its Constitution

At its fourth AGM and Community Day in February 2022, Tairseach voted to include Human Rights as a guiding framework.

20 Feb 2022

Third training cohort has completed!

On Sunday 14 November, the third cohort of Somatic Experiencing students completed the course!

22 Nov 2021

Third Café: outdoor with Joanne!

Psychotherapist and SE trainee Joanne Hanrahan shared with Tairseach her experience of outdoor therapy with clients, and how this fits well with SE practice.

14 Jun 2021

Tairseach Café April 2021: Trauma-Proofing our schools

Our Somatic Experiencing trainee Julie Murphy shared her learnings from a workshop with Maggie Kline, and her experience as a school counsellor.

30 Apr 2021

First ever Tairseach Café!

The first ever Tairseach Café took place on 2 February 2021 at 19:00 GMT.

02 Feb 2021

Third AGM and Community Day

On 7 November, our members and SEP colleagues assembled online to discuss Tairseach business, meet colleagues and experience two workshops on breath, movement and voice.

07 Nov 2020

Dublin CPD Day

Tairseach members and SEPs met for a day to discuss the politics of trauma work in Ireland, following up on the January 2019 presentation by Bríd Keenan on 'Speaking Out, Staying Silent'.

14 Sep 2019

Second AGM and Community Day

A full day for SE Practitioners (assistants, SEPs, students) to meet and share experiences, discuss important aspects of trauma work in Ireland, and agree a way forward for this young Association.

26 Jan 2019

Tairseach is born!

On 17 October 2017 Tairseach was born: its first Annual General Meeting attended by 23 people agreed a Constitution and the election of its first Management Committee. An important and moving occasion

17 Oct 2017