Helen Bohan

SE™ Practitioner


Embodied Practice

Helen completed an honors degree in Counselling and Psychotherapy in 2009 and has  studied extensively with Andrea Juhan Ph.D founder of Open Floor International and has completed a  training in Open Floor movement therapy.

She  has been studying  dance, movement and therapy as healing arts since 2000.

Helen is a certified 5Rhythms®teacher, trained by Gabrielle Roth in 2011.

She is a also  certified Open Floor teacher and  a mentor for teachers in training with Open Floor International. She teaches throughout Ireland, Europe and the U.S.

The principle which informs and guides Helen's work is that 'your body knows exactly what to do to heal itself' given the right conditions- Presence, attunment and nervous sytem expertise.

Helen is  an accredited  Somatic Experiencing®  practitioner  and currently works with individuals and groups in private practice and online.

She currently assists trainings with SE Faculty Berns Galloway and is completing a touch therapy training with Kathy Kain.



















  • Addiction
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Adults abused as children
  • Chronic Pain/Fibromyalgia
  • Complex PTSD
  • Criminal Justice System
  • Developmental Trauma
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief and Loss
  • Homeless
  • Hospice
  • Medical Procedure Trauma
  • Motor Vehicle Collisions
  • Native populations
  • Prenatal/Birth Trauma
  • Refugees
  • Veterans
  • Victims of Domestic Violence
  • Victims of Mass Disaster
  • Victims of Sexual Abuse

SE Level

SE™ Practitioner

Professional Certifications

Ba Honors Counselling & Psychotherapy, Certified 5Rhythms® Movement and Dance teacher, Open Floor Movement facilitator, Certified Open Floor Movement therapist