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The Revolutionary Trauma Release Process: Transcend your Toughest Times, David Berceli, PhD 2008.
Dr. Berceli describes the history, development, and theory of TRE, as well as chronicles his own use of it in various humanitarian settings. The TRE exercise protocol is detailed at the end of the book.
Shake it Off Naturally: Reduce Stress, Anxiety, and Tension with TRE, David Berceli, PhD ed. 2015.
Dr. Berceli’s most recent book is a compilation of different authors describing how they utilize TRE in their various practices. Alex Greene contributed a chapter on utilizing TRE in his bodywork practice.
The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma, Bessel van der Kolk, MD 2015.
Bessel van der Kolk is virtually synonymous with academic trauma research. This most recent book of his includes some of the latest medical research on the physiology of trauma.
In an Unspoken Voice: How the Body Releases Trauma and Restores Goodness, Peter Levine, PhD 2010.
Peter Levine, founder of Somatic Experiencing®, has been an highly influential pioneer in clinical trauma work and research. He is well known for his earlier work, Waking the Tiger, but this newer work expands on his clinical findings and theoretical models in greater detail.
The Body Bears the Burden: Trauma, Dissociation, and Disease, 3d Edition, Robert Scaer, MD 2014.
Excellent case studies and explanations of biobehavioral responses to specific causes of trauma.