Wanda Lee Brothers, MA, MFT, SEP

SE™ Practitioner


Real Life Solutions-Trauma Recovery

Wanda Brothers is a licensed Marriage and family therapist specializing in body-centered therapies. In 2008 she founded Real Life Solutions, a private practice specializing in Somatic Therapy and providing Educational Workshops and presentations. She has presented Internationally and at the USABP conference. She has been a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner for over 10 years and is experienced in EMDR as well as Touch Skills trainings, a modality of touch working directly with the Autonomic Nervous System. She assists new SE classes and has had the role of Lead Assistant.




Wanda has attended and now assists at all of Diane Poole-Heller's Attachment Therapy modules (DARe/SATe workshops) and has now completed her DARe provider certification and she incorporates somatic attachment theory and healing into her SE practice.  She specializes in helping clients suffering from the symptoms of emotional and sexual abuse, family violence, accidents, spiritual issues, surgical traumas, addictive family systems, debilitating anxiety, and disasters. She has utilized her unique blend of talk therapy, Somatic Experiencing, and body-focused modalities as far away as Africa where she worked with the war orphans in Northern Uganda.




Wanda also works with organizations and provides educational workshops, crisis debriefing, and support for mass disasters. She is honored to be a part of each person's healing journey and believes that each individual has the courage and strength to move toward healing and freedom She seeks to help clients and organizations find vitality and joy, to help them learn to thrive and not just survive. Please call for a free phone consultation. For her blog or for more information go to her website


  • Addiction
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Adults abused as children
  • Chronic Pain/Fibromyalgia
  • Complex PTSD
  • Developmental Trauma
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief and Loss
  • Medical Procedure Trauma
  • Prenatal/Birth Trauma
  • Victims of Domestic Violence
  • Victims of Mass Disaster
  • Victims of Sexual Abuse

SE Level

SE™ Practitioner

Professional Title

MA, MFT -Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, Somatic Experiencing Practitioner

Professional Certifications

Somatic Experiencing Practitioner; Touch Skills for Trauma therapists with Kathy Kain; Certification in DARe ;Somatic Resilience & Regulation after Early Trauma with Kathy Kain and Steve Terrell; 5 Modules of DARe (Dynamic Attachment Repatterining Experience with Diane Poole Heller; CA Domestic Violence Provider; EMDR

Post Advanced Certificates

  • Touch Skills Training