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    I am thrilled to announce my first book,


    30 Meditations Inspired by
    Transforming Trauma & Spirituality

    My book can be found online at Amazon. I invite you to take a “Look Inside” at Amazon. It is available in hardcover, paperback, and Kindle.

    I would love your review!

    Here is a taste of TRANSFIGURATION:

    “Transforming trauma, an embodied interior transfiguring process, leads to post-traumatic spiritual growth. We are soul-wounded. This soul-wounding is about how we are severed from our authentic selves at the deepest place in us, the numinous terrain of our souls, our embodied being.”

    “Grieving is holy soul work. As wounded trauma survivors we are intimately familiar with grief. We have long carried our lamentations in silence, swallowing our tears, until our grief cries out for expression and healing. We begin our lament.”

    Look for forthcoming announcements reels, offerings, excerpts and more about my book on social media:

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    You can listen to PODCAST interviews on my author website.

    Neuroscience tells us we can transform trauma, when we use the right kind of somatic-based trauma therapies that access our traumas which are stored in our bodies. We can get unstuck and heal. Our systems just need the best tools to be restored. You do NOT need to live in survival mode! You CAN transform your pain and learn how to make a life worth living!

    If you are suffering and feeling stuck, please reach out to us. We can help you. Please click on the contact buttons at the bottom of this page. We offer a Complimentary 15 minute consultation via phone. We hope to hear from you soon!

    Self-compassion transforms our ruptured and fragmented selves into healed aspects of our whole authentic self.”  Ava Dasya Rasa from her book, TRANSFIGURATION 30 Meditations Inspired by Transforming Trauma & Spirituality


    About Ava Dasya Rasa

    Welcome! I’m Ava Dasya Rasa, MSW, MA, LCSW-C. I am a Transpersonal Neuro-Psychotherapist, Author, Speaker and the Founder & CEO of Dragonfly Trauma Counseling Center, LLC. I am a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, a Certified Brainspotting Trauma Therapist & CIT/Consultant, and a Trauma-Sensitive Certified Mindfulness Therapist (MBRP). I am intensively trained in EMDR, Grief & Bereavement Recovery, DBT, Somatic Attachment Therapy, Religious Trauma & Spiritual Abuse, Contemplative Spirituality & Renewal. I work with developmental trauma, complex traumas, dissociative and attachment trauma injuries, and parts & inner child healing, complicated grief, and post-traumatic spirituality.

    I hold two graduate degrees: a Masters in Social Work and a Master of Arts in Theology. In addition, I hold a graduate Certificate from Vanderbilt Divinity School in Religion, Gender, and Sexuality. I help you heal from trauma, using brain-body system therapies, supported and informed by adjunct neuro-experiential therapies, such as: Brainspotting and Parts work for Religious Trauma, Grief Recovery (acute, complex & prolonged grief), and Post-Traumatic Spirituality Renewal.

    I respect all forms of diversity and work from a lens of compassionate curiosity, collaboration, openness, and presence. Please reach out today!

    Dragonfly Trauma Counseling Center is dedicated in memory of my beloved mother, who survived many traumas in this life with resilience and learned to flourish through visible kindness, simple joy, and heartfelt gratitude.