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The official organization for Hanna Somatics information, resources, continuing education, practitioner support, and community.

Member Benefits

AHSE membership dues support the Association’s efforts to support our practitioners and educate the public about Hanna Somatic Education. Dues payments may be deducted as a business expense on your federal income tax return.

Membership Benefits Include:

Hanna Somatic Educators Practitioner’s Directory:
AHSE is proud to publish a list of Certified Hanna Somatic Educators from around the globe on our website. This professional directory is one of the best ways to help the public find you. To be listed, you must be a Charter or Certified member and current with your annual dues. Click here to see our professional directory.

The AHSE Website:

The AHSE website has been developed to serve both the public and our members. Its purpose is to educate prospective clients about Hanna Somatic Education and to support the work of our practitioners. We welcome your input on how we can improve our site.

The AHSE Annual Conference:

Each year, the Association’s conference provides continuing education, workshops, movement classes, important association meetings. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn from colleagues and master practitioners in related somatics disciplines.

Discounted Membership with Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP):
AHSE members receive a $24 discount on ABMP annual membership. ABMP’s membership provides liability insurance for bodyworkers. (For more information: http://www.abmp.com/insurance/).

HSE Brochures:

AHSE Certified and Student members receive access to a free downloadable Hanna Somatics customizable, full-color brochures. We provide separate brochures for certified and student members. So, even while in training, students can begin to promote their work.

Serve on the AHSE Board of Directors or Chair a Board Committee:

AHSE members can make a difference in the future of Hanna Somatic Education by being nominated to become members of the AHSE Board of Directors, or by serving on one of several dynamic Board committees.

Educating the Public:

AHSE works to educate the general public and other healing professionals about Hanna Somatic Education and the work our members do. Our members present educational workshops, and produce informative educational submissions for magazines, journals, etc.

The SomaTimes:

All AHSE members receive our newsletter, the SomaTimes, bringing news about the HSE community and somatics related events. This newsletter is especially important for voting members, to keep yourself abreast of elections happenings.

Hanna Somatics Research Committee:

The Association facilitates collaboration on research and data gathering about somatics and Hanna Somatic Education®.