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Karen Ouse, MA, LMFT, SEP, BCST

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9515 Soquel Dr., Suite 212
Aptos, California, 95003
(Central California)
United States of America

About Karen Ouse, MA, LMFT, SEP, BCST

Karen is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist, and Somatic Experience Practitioner who brings a holistic approach to her healing services. A graduate from JFK University, Karen has clinical experience working with children, teens, adults, couples, and families as well as with diverse populations. Additionally, Karen is working towards certification in the Neuro-Affective Relational Model (NARM), an approach that addresses the attachment relationships and developmental aspect of trauma. Her private practice is located in Aptos, CA. Her clinical focus is the art of relationship using curiosity, empathy, and presence that is grounded in the body, as a means for exploration. Karen treats issues ranging from anxiety and depression, addiction, and trauma to phase of life and transition issues. In her practice as a bodyworker, Karen blends the creative elements of SE with the fluid principles of biodynamic craniosacral therapy. This non-invasive hands-on method may be used to treat many issues ranging from reduction of pain and anxiety, to restoration of energy and enlivening of the nervous system, to bringing a calming clarity to personal experience.Karen has an extensive background in dance, movement, and performing arts, and brings her intuitive understanding of the body and its expression to her work. Karen is approved SE session provider at the Advanced level and offers individual consultations at the Advanced level. Karen is available to provide online sessions other than Skype.


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

SE Level

SE™ Practitioner – SE™ Assistant

Professional Title:

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist, and Somatic Experiencing Practitioner

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Business Phone

(831) 689-7676


Mobile Phone

(831) 689-7676


Fax Number

(844) 318-0890


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Contact Karen Ouse, MA, LMFT, SEP, BCST by phone: (831) 689-7676 or by the SE™ Practitioner Contact Form to schedule a session.