In her recent seminar, Shame and Self-Loathing in the Treatment of Trauma, Janina Fisher, Ph.D., discusses how persistent shame responses reflect procedural learning, allowing the trauma survivor to respond instinctively, automatically, and non-consciously.

Watch as Janina Fisher, Ph.D., explains one tactic to combat shame through the body.

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Janina Fisher, PhD, is a licensed psychologist, an advisory board member of the Trauma Research Foundation, and an international expert on the treatment of trauma. She is the author of Healing the Fragmented Selves of Trauma Survivors and Transforming the Living Legacy of Trauma.