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Daniel Gaustad, DC, RYT, SEP

~ A Mindful Approach To Chiropractic & Somatic Experiencing ~

Education

  • Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute, CA, 2018
  • 230-hour Yoga Teacher Certification, Yoga Center of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN, 2011
  • Acupuncture Certification, Northwestern Health Sciences University, Bloomington, MN, 2005
  • Doctor of Chiropractic, Northwestern Health Sciences University, Bloomington, MN, 2001
  • Bachelor of Science – Human Biology, Northwestern Health Sciences University, Bloomington, MN, 2001

Experience

  • Daniel Gaustad, DC, Owner and Doctor of Chiropractic, Private Practice, Minneapolis, MN, 2005 to Present
  • Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, Minneapolis, MN, 2018 to Present
  • Facilitator, “Through the Lens of Safety and Connection – A 4-Week Series For Men”, Minneapolis, MN, February, 2019
  • Co-Facilitator, “Trauma, The Body and Yoga”, Trauma-Sensitive Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Loft, Willmar, MN, January, 2019
  • Co-Facilitator, “Trauma, The Body and Yoga”, , Prema Yoga Studio, Northfield, MN, November, 2018
  • Progress Valley, Lead Yoga Instructor – Men’s Recovery Program, Minneapolis, MN, 2012 to 2018
  • Co-Facilitator, “Trauma, The Body and Yoga”, Trauma-Sensitive Yoga Teacher Training, Yess Yoga, Minneapolis, MN, April, 2018
  • Panel Participant, “Radical Self Care Event”, Century College, White Bear Lake, MN, April 2018
  • Presenter, “First Do No Harm: Fostering Trauma-Sensitivity In Your Healing Practice”, Northwestern Health Sciences University Health and Wellness Symposium, Bloomington, MN, March 2018
  • Co-Facilitator, “A Trauma-Sensitive Approach To Teaching Yoga”, Trauma-Sensitive Yoga Teacher Training, Yess Yoga, Minneapolis, MN, September, 2017
  • Associate Doctor of Chiropractic, Advanced Chiropractic, Roseville, MN, 2003 to 2006

Trainings

  • Eye Of The Needle I, Somatic Experiencing Master Class, Peter Levine, PhD and Abi Blakeslee, SEP, CMT, MFT, PhD, Encinitas, CA, 2018
  • Somatic Experiencing Professional Trauma Training: Advanced I with Lael Keen and Russell Jones, 2018; Advanced II with Raja Selvam and Dave Berger, 2018
  • Concussions and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Dave Berger, MFT, PT, LCMHC, MA, SEP, Chaska, MN, 2018
  • Relational Development, Rupture and Repair; A Somatic Developmental Understanding of Relationships, Bonding and Attachment, Dave Berger, MFT, PT, LCMHC, MA, SEP and Abi Blakeslee SEP, CMT, MFT, PhD, Evanston, IL, 2018
  • Family and Relational Constellation Workshop, Peter deVries, M.A., SEP, Minneapolis, MN, Summer 2018
  • Somatic Experiencing Professional Trauma Training: Intermediate I and II with Dave Berger, 2018; Intermediate III with Steve Hoskinson, 2018
  • The Effect of Trauma on the Next Generation, Dr. Rachel Yehuda, MN Trauma Project, Eagan, MN 2018
  • Family and Relational Constellation Workshop, Peter deVries, M.A., SEP, Minneapolis, MN, Winter 2018
  • Somatic Experiencing Master Class – Case Consults and Demonstration with Peter Levine, PhD, SE Trauma Institute Web Stream, 2017
  • Therapeutic Rhythm, Therapeutic Presence – Case Consults and Demonstration with Peter Levine, PhD, SE Trauma Institute Web Stream, 2017
  • Somatic Experiencing Professional Trauma Training: Beginning I and II with Joshua Sylvae, 2017; Beginning III with Dave Berger, 2017
  • Digestology – Digestion For The Healthcare Provider, Jeff Lavell, DC and Standard Process, Edina, MN, 2017
  • Trauma and Stress Across the Lifespan, Dr. Gabor Mate, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, January 2017
  • Introduction to Trauma Sensitive Yoga 40-Hour Training with David Emerson, Kripalu Yoga Center, Massachusetts, October 2016
  • Morphogenic Field Technique, Dr. Frank Springob and Standard Process, Edina, MN, 2016
  • The Power of Needles – Strategy and Techniques of Acupuncture Treatment, Dr. Wei Lu L.Ac., Northwestern Health Sciences University, Bloomington, MN 2013
  • Spring Forest Qi Gong Level 1 Training, Northwestern Health Sciences University, Bloomington, MN, 2013

 

Continuing Education

  • The Tao of Trauma: The Function of AAM’s Water Element to Signal Threat, Alaine Duncan, M.Ac., L.Ac., SEP, SE Trauma Insititue Web Stream, 2018
  • The Use of Touch to Support Physiological Regulation, Kathy Kain, PhD, SEP, SE Trauma Insititue Web Stream, 2018
  • The Tao of Trauma: A Practitioner’s Guide for Integrating Five Element Theory and Trauma Healing, Alaine Duncan, M.Ac., L.Ac., SEP, SE Trauma Insititue Web Stream, 2018
  • Cultural and Historical Traumas: Invisible and Silent Barriers to Healing and Change, Anita Mandley, MS, LCPC, SE Trauma Insititue Web Stream, 2018
  • Resilience and Regulation; Working with Developmental Trauma, Kathy Kain, MA, SEP and Stephen J. Terrell, PsyD, SEP, SE Trauma Insititue Web Stream, 2018
  • Nurturing Resilience, Somatic Approaches to Working with Developmental Trauma, Kathy Kain, MA, SEP, SE Trauma Insititue Web Stream, 2018
  • Ethics of Touch, Brandy Vanderheiden, MFT, SEP, SE Trauma Insititue Web Stream, 2018
  • The Intersection of Prenatal and Perinatal Somatic Healing and Somatic Experiencing: A Personal and Professional Journey, Kate White, MA, BCBMT, RCST, CEIM, SEP, SE Trauma Insititue Web Stream, 2018
  • The Viability of SE as a Useful Emerging Paradigm in Treating Traumatic Stress, Dr. Christopher Walling, SE Trauma Insititue Web Stream, 2018
  • Spirituality and Addiction – What trauma requires of the human spirit and why addiction is so prevalent in the PTSD patient, Rev. Emily Hassler, SE Trauma Institute Web Stream, 2018
  • The Shame in Trauma and The Trauma in Shame, Bret Lyon, PhD, SE Trauma Institute Web Stream, 2018

Interests

  • Somatic Psychology, Mindfulness Practices, Buddhist Studies, Music Performance, Cross-Cultural Experiences, Surfing, Hiking, Travel, Canoeing, Cooking

Daniel Gaustad, DC          2736 Lyndale Ave S #210          Minneapolis, MN 55408

Phone – 612.327.1447          Email – dg@uptownom.com