Course curriculum

  • 1

    Course Overview

  • 3

    Welcome to the course!

    • Beginning our Journey

    • Fall Foundations Participant Contact Information

    • Consultants / Group Leaders Contact Information

    • Getting Ready - Technology Tips

    • Navigating the Learning Platform

  • 4

    Module 1 Roadmap

    • Module 1 Roadmap

  • 5

    Module 1 Articles

    • Polyvagal Primer

    • The Autonomic Hierarchy

    • Covid-19 and the Nervous System

    • Finding Ventral in the Time of Covid-19

    • The Beginner's Guide

  • 6

    Module 1 Powerpoint Handouts

    • Powerpoint Handout 1

    • Powerpoint Handout 2

  • 7

    Module 1 Exercise Directions

    • Vagal Brake Exercise

    • The Skill of Savoring

    • Completing a Personal Profile Map

    • Ventral Vagal Anchors

    • Notice and Name

    • Soup of the Day

  • 8

    Module 1 Worksheets

    • Personal Profile Map

    • Personal Profile Map Kids Version

    • Soup of the Day

  • 9

    Module 1 Recordings

    • Becoming Polyvagal Informed

    • Why Study Polyvagal Theory

    • Getting to Know the Nervous System

    • From Safety to Survival

    • Vagal Brake Discussion

    • Vagal Brake Demo with Lacey

    • Vagal Brake Demo with Tina

    • Honoring the Vagal Brake Meditation

    • Why We Map

    • The Personal Profile Map

    • The Personal Profile Map Demo

    • The Skill of Savoring

    • Savoring Demo

    • Creating Ventral Vagal Anchors

    • Creating Ventral Vagal Anchors Demo

    • Soup of the Day

  • 10

    Module 1 Post Test and Assignments

    • Module 1 Assignments

    • Post-test Questions for Module 1

  • 11

    Module 2 Roadmap

    • Module 2 Roadmap

  • 12

    Module 2 Articles

    • Neuroception - Steve

    • Neuroception - Deb

    • Making the World Safe for our Children

    • Human Social Genomics

    • Vocal Communication

  • 13

    Module 2 PowerPoint Handouts

    • Exploring Neuroception

    • The Social Engagement System

  • 14

    Module 2 Exercise Directions

    • SIFTing Directions

    • The Triggers and Glimmers Map

    • The Social Engagement Scale

  • 15

    Module 2 Worksheets

    • Triggers and Glimmers Map original version

    • Triggers and Glimmers Map alternate version

    • Four Map Tracking Worksheet

  • 16

    Module 2 Recordings

    • Exploring a Polyvagal Approach

    • Exploring Neuroception

    • The Social Engagement System

    • Why We Track

    • Discussion of Foundations Demos

    • The Triggers and Glimmers Map

    • Triggers and Glimmers Map demo

    • SIFTing Demo with Jen

    • SIFTing with Pete

    • SIFTing Discussion

    • Talking about Art Mapping

    • Four Map Tracking

    • Four Map Tracking with Cameron

    • Exploring the Social Engagement Scale

    • Feeling the Face Heart Connection Meditation

    • Exploring Regulated Pathways

  • 17

    Module 2 Post Test and Assignments

    • Assignments

    • Module 2 Post Test

  • 18

    Module 3 Roadmap

    • Module 3 Roadmap

  • 19

    Module 3 Articles

    • Therapeutic Presence

    • Cultivating Online Therapeutic Presence

    • Play as a Neural Exercise

    • Group Psychotherapy as a Neural Exercise

    • Insights at the Edge Interview with Tami Simon

  • 20

    Module 3 Powerpoint Handouts

    • Module 3 PowerPoint

  • 21

    Module 3 Exercise Directions

    • Completing the Regulating Resources Map

    • Personal Connection Plan Directions

    • The Skill of Rupture and Repair

    • Invitation to Play

    • Attending to Stillness

  • 22

    Module 3 Worksheets

    • Regulating Resources Map

    • Alternative Regulating Resources Map

    • Time and Tone Graph

    • Time and Tone Graph with Ladder

    • Personal Connection Plan

  • 23

    Module 3 Recordings

    • Emergent Properties

    • The Stretch to Stress Continuum

    • Playing with Proximity

    • Setting up a Session

    • Exploring States

    • Pathways of Connection

    • Safely Connected

    • Three Circuits/Six States

    • Regulating Resources Map

    • Regulating Resource Map Demo with Pete

    • How to use the Time and Tone Graph

    • Time and Tone Graph and Discussion

    • Creating a Personal Connection Plan

    • Introducing Polyvagal Theory Demo Pete

    • Talking Polyvagal Theory Jerry

    • Rupture and Repair

    • Rupture and Repair Discussion

    • Self Compassion Practice

    • Looking for Playful Moments

    • Map, Track, Honor, Nourish Meditation

    • Safely Still Meditation

  • 24

    Module 3 Post-Test and Assignments

    • Module 3 Assignments

    • Module 3 Post-Test

  • 25

    Module 4 Roadmap

    • Module 4 Roadmap

  • 26

    Module 4 Articles

    • Portals to Compassion

    • Story of Stroke Recovery

    • Trauma Informed Care in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit

    • Chronic Pain Through a Polyvagal Perspective

  • 27

    Module 4 Powerpoint Handouts

    • Module 4 PowerPoint Handout

  • 28

    Module 4 Exercise Directions

    • Energy and Actions

    • The Continuum Between Survival and Social Engagement

    • Reflecting with Compassion

    • Three New Ways

  • 29

    Module 4 Recordings

    • The Autonomic Benefits of the Natural World

    • "Naturescape" downloadable video

    • Beginning a Session

    • Five Minute Check-In

    • Creating Continuums

    • Continuum Demo

    • Three New Ways

    • Shaping with Movement

    • Moving Through the Hierarchy

    • Mirrored Movement

    • Moving with a Couple

    • Energy and Actions

    • Breath

    • Vocalization

    • Muscial Maps

    • Musical Maps with Carlie

    • The Story of Three States

    • Reflecting with Compassion - Loving Kindness

    • Autonomic Navigation

    • Session Demo

  • 30

    Module 4 Post-Test and Assignments

    • Module 4 Post-Test

    • Assignments

  • 31

    Module 5 Roadmap

    • Module 5 Roadmap

  • 32

    Module 5 Articles

    • Yoga Therapy and Polyvagal Theory

    • Ancient Rituals and Vagal Pathways

    • The Science of Awe

    • The New Science of Forgiveness

    • Polyvagal Theory and High Conflict Co-Parenting

  • 33

    Module 5 Powerpoint Handouts

    • Module 5 PowerPoint Handout

  • 34

    Module 5 Exercise Directions

    • Using Pie Charts

    • The Social Engagement Scale

  • 35

    Module 5 Worksheets

    • Launch Planning

  • 36

    Module 5 Recordings

    • Autonomic Alphabets

    • Using Pie Charts

    • Exploring the Hierarchy

    • Sending and Receiving Ventral Energy

    • From Social to Solitude

    • Exploring the Social Engagement Scale

    • Engaging in Autonomic Change

    • 516 The Experience of Being Between

    • Forgiveness

    • Transcendent Experiences

    • Safety is the Treatment

    • The Flow of Therapy

    • Polyvagal Guided Practice

    • Building a Micro-Community

    • Launch Plan

    • Benevolence

    • Polyvagal Theory in the Sand Session Demo

    • Session Demo

  • 37

    Module 5 Post-Test

    • Post Test Questions Module 5

  • 38

    Course Certificate and CEs

    • Certificate of Completion

    • Obtaining your CEs...