Group Details

Learn core skills that will aid you in developing deeper connections.


Unpack your relational "blocks" which may manifest as anxiety, depression, low self-image.


Build a community with like-minded people!


David Hayden


David Hayden (he/him) is a somatic, trauma-informed emotionally-focused therapist. In his private practice, he works with men struggling with emotional regulation, couples stuck in patterns of disconnection and individuals with religious trauma. 

He has training in GestaltMBSR, Mindfulness, and AF-EMDR as well as EFT. He approaches therapy relationally, with a focus on awareness and staying in the present moment. 

He received his MA in Counseling with an emphasis on Marriage & Family, Professional Counseling and Career Counseling from St. Mary's College of California and has been in Portland for over three years. He originally is from Minnesota. 


Margaret King


Margaret King (she/her) is a holistic, trauma-informed therapist & witch here in Portland. In her private practice, she supports a range of clients using a person-centered, social justice, feminist, and transpersonal lens.


Margaret works primarily with folks in the LGBTQ+ community, empaths, survivors, and sex workers. She is passionate about facilitating deeper human connection, somatic & embodiment practices, and centering pleasure within the healing process. 

Margaret received her MA in Professional Mental Health Counseling from Lewis & Clark College and has lived in Portland for about 5.5 years. She moved here from New Orleans, LA and is a native of the South.

More information...

In our fast-paced culture, developing deep connections can feel like a dying art. The  anxiety, missed connections, and yearning to feel good enough often complicate our ability to be truly present with others. In this 8-week closed group, members are offered the tools to repattern old trauma responses, regulate the nervous system, and a co-create a safe space that will foster a deeper connection to yourself and others. This group is facilitated by two trauma-informed therapists who will provide a safe & caring therapeutic space.


Start Date: February 20th

Weekly for 8 Weeks.

Thursdays 6:30-8pm

$50 a Session

Deadline: February 12th


Scholarships Available 

SW Location

322 NW 5th Ave Portland OR

Mon-Tue; Thur


Tel: 503-405-1184

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