Join the President of the United States Association for Body Psychotherapy, Dr. Chris Walling,for a special two-part series on modern psychotherapy research & skills application. Dr. Wallingis a licensed clinical psychologist, Certified-Yoga Therapist, and Somatic ExperiencingPractitioner based out of Los Angeles California. Dr. Walling is a Clinical Research Fellow at Dr.Steve Porges’ lab at the Traumatic Stress Research Consortium at Indiana University,Bloomington.
Dr. Chris Walling, PsyD, MBA, C-IAYT, SEP is a licensed clinical psychologist, researcher and an active leader in the biobehavioral sciences. His work in academic medicine has included the administration of multidisciplinary leadership teams in hematology-oncology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, and geriatric psychiatry at some of the top academic medical centers in the United States. His clinical focus in the behavioral sciences has examined the intersections of neuro-psychotherapy, affect regulation, and psychophysiology. Dr. Walling is an Adjunct Professor of Somatic Psychology at the California Institute of Integral Studies, Past-President of the United States Association for Body Psychotherapy, and an Associate Deputy-Editor of the International Body Psychotherapy Journal. He is a Clinical Supervisor at the Wright Institute of Los Angeles, a Clinical Associate at the New Center for Psychoanalysis, and is a Clinical Research Research Fellow at the Traumatic Stress Research Consortium located at Kinsey Institute at Indiana University where he and his colleagues are working to advance scientific insights from trauma psychology. Dr. Walling maintains a private practice in Los Angeles, California.