Suzanne Scurlock-Durana

Suzanne is an internationally sought-after speaker with a natural talent for articulating the intangible topic of presence and energy with compassion and clarity.

She uses her proven grounding and presence techniques to gently command an audience’s attention, guiding their awareness into how their own presence shapes every moment of their lives – professionally and personally. Comfortable before large audiences and intimate groups, Suzanne is available to speak on a wide range of topics, from bodywork and CranioSacral Therapy, to recovering from trauma and abuse, to developing a steady somatic presence for leadership, to energy management and personal renewal.


Please contact the Healing From the Core office to inquire about Suzanne’s availability to speak for your group. See below to view a few of her prior speaking engagements.

Additionally, more than twenty Healing From the Core Instructors and Presenters are available worldwide to speak with your group about Suzanne’s core curriculum, Full Body Presence: Grounding and Healthy Boundaries.

HFC Instructors are certified to lead 4-day Grounding & Healthy Boundaries workshops, and regularly present Healing From the Core to groups of all backgrounds and sizes. HFC Presenters are certified to lead full- and half-day Healing From the Core overview workshops. Each Presenter has completed a rigorous training program including extensive, personalized coaching from Suzanne.

View our Instructors and Presenters.

You may get in touch with our Instructors and Presenters individually using the information provided, or contact the Healing From the Core office for further information.

Listen: Suzanne Scurlock-Durana presents “Coaching Through the Wisdom of the Body”

Recorded during the Coaches Rising program The Power of Embodied Transformation, May 2014.

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Summer/Fall 2017: Suzanne has been interviewed many times over the past few months as part of the publicity for her new book, Reclaiming Your Body: Healing from Trauma and Awakening to Your Body’s Wisdom. Her book has also received quite a few written reviews and has been excerpted in multiple publications. Watch, listen, and read them here.

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See Suzanne’s upcoming speaking engagements below.



To order bulk copies of Reclaiming Your Body: Healing from Trauma and Awakening to Your Body’s Wisdom and/or Full Body Presence: Learning to Listen to Your Body’s Wisdom, contact Ami at New World Library, 800-972-6657 x20. To obtain reprints of her many articles in Massage Magazine, contact the magazine at 800-533-4263. To inquire whether Suzanne is available to create an original piece for your publication, contact the Healing From the Core office. For questions about foreign rights licensing, contact the Healing From the Core office.

Media Inquiries

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See below for a listing of upcoming and prior engagements.

Suzanne’s Speaking Engagements

Sep 23 2017 – Dec 31 2018 all-day Virtual Event
How would it feel to be truly comfortable and at ease in your own skin? To be able to release the residue of traumas and long-held blocks that may be hijacking your joy, creativity and ... Read More
Dec 12 2017 – Dec 31 2018 all-day Virtual Event
What if you could start feeling more at home in your body AND life?… Clear, safe, and grounded. So that you can live a life that’s creative, happy, and healthful — despite the outer turbulence ... Read More
Jan 16 2018 – Feb 20 2019 all-day Online Event with 40+ Experts!
Are you yearning for a radiant life with great health, peace of mind and plenty of energy? Do you sometimes feel overwhelmed by all the wellness claims out there and wish you could find leading-edge ... Read More

Partial Listing of Prior Engagements

Group Topic
World Massage Conference Full Body Presence for Healthy Boundaries
The Craniosacral Podcast with Ryan Hallford Episode 28 – Full Body Presence
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Quantum Embodiment Somatic Summit 2016 Full Body Presence
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Journey to the Heart Video Summit Presence and Trauma
Craniosacral Educational Therapy Trust (London) The Heart of Healing
Sun Valley Wellness Festival Living From Your Full Compassionate Heart
New England AMTA 2014 Regional Conference Keynote: Coming Back to the Body
Beyond the Dura 2012
The Upledger Institute
Upledger Retrospective
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Virginia AMTA 2012 Regional Conference Keynote: Coming Home to Our Bodies
The Breath of Life Conference Activating and Refining the Exquisite Navigational System of the Body
New England AMTA Healing From the Core: Trauma and Abuse
Florida State AMTA Developing a Strong Therapeutic Presence in All Areas of Your Life
The Upledger Institute Building Your Therapeutic Presence to Leverage Your Hands on Skills
Georgetown University Institute for Transformational Leadership Full Body Presence for Coaches
Upledger Institute España (Granada) The Sacrum – Strengthening Your Presence
YogaHub The Five Principles of Full Body Presence
For Many Groups Worldwide Full Body Presence: Grounding and Healthy Boundaries