What is the Safe and Sound Protocol (SSP)?

Safe and Sound Protocol Headset
Developed by Dr. Stephen Porges, the Safe and Sound Protocol (SSP) is a five-hour auditory intervention designed to reduce stress and auditory sensitivity while enhancing social engagement and resilience. Based on Dr. Porges’ Polyvagal Theory, by calming the physiological and emotional state, the door is opened for improved communication and more successful therapy.

The SSP is a research-based therapy showing significant results in just five hours in the following areas:

  • Social engagement difficulties
  • Auditory hypersensitivities
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • PTSD
  • Depressed mood
  • Mood dysregulation
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders, ADD, and ADHD
  • Misophonia
  • Motion sickness
  • Selective mutism
  • Auditory Processing Disorder
  • Sensory Processing Disorder
  • Emotional regulation difficulties

This protocol is tailored to help an individual retune their nervous system and can help with gaining a greater sense of safety.
Celine will tailor your treatment to help you gain the best results. The
5-hour listening protocol can be done in 5 sessions or can be split up into 10 sessions. The treatment plan depends on each individuals nervous system needs.

Interested in If you are interested in SSP and working with Celine? Please contact Celine for your free 15 minute phone consultation please call 971.248.0063 or email her.

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