Nick Totton

Nick Totton

Nick Totton is a therapist and trainer with over 25 years experience. Originally a Reichian body therapist, his approach has become broad based and open to the spontaneous and unexpected. He has an MA in Psychoanalytic Studies, and has worked with Process Oriented Psychology and trained as a craniosacral therapist. He has written or edited twelve books, including Body Psychotherapy: An Introduction; Psychotherapy and Politics; Press When Illuminated: New and Selected Poems.; and Wild Therapy. There is an extensive website at www.erthworks.co.uk. He lives in Calderdale with his partner and grows vegetables.

Books by Nick Totton

Reichian Growth Work: Melting the blocks to life and love

Reichian Growth Work: Melting the blocks to life and love

ISBN 978 1 906254 12 4 (2009)

A revised and updated new edition of a body psychotherapy classic, Reichian Growth Work sets out to convey the essential features of Reichian therapy in concrete and easily understandable language. The style of body therapy which it describes is democratic, growth-oriented and undogmatic, while…

Wild Therapy: Undomesticating inner and outer worlds

Wild Therapy: Undomesticating inner and outer worlds

ISBN 978 1 906254 36 0 (2011)

Therapy is by nature wild; but a lot of it at the moment is rather tame. This book tries to shift the balance back towards wildness, by connecting therapy with ecological thinking, seeing each species, each being, and each person inherently and profoundly linked to each other. Therapists have…