My name is Dr Hillel Braude.
I am a Functional Medicine Doctor, Feldenkrais Method Practitioner, Philosopher and Neuro-Ethicist, and Founder-Director of the SomaticWell Center.
The SomaticWell Center uniquely integrates somatic movement and education practices emphasizing the felt-experience of having a body, with scientifically validated neuro-technologies for enhancing personal well-being.
This website provides a provides a portal into these various therapeutic modalities – including the Feldenkrais Method, Sound & Light therapy - the Safe and Sound Protocol (SSP), Binaural Acoustic Utilization Device (BAUD), Photobiomodulation - and Biofeedback modalities - meditation and measurement of Heart Rate Variability (HRV).
These life-enhancing therapies may be applied separately, or together. Most of the SomaticWell therapeutic services may be administered remotely. I also provide in-person consultations in Afula, Israel.
The SomaticWell Academy provides educational programs and retreats applying somatic education and movement practices together with higher-learning in a group context. Online teachings include: Neuro-Somatic Variations, Somatics as Spiritual Exercise monthly meetings, and more.
Contact Dr. Hillel Braude/SomaticWell for further information.
The SomaticWell Membership Forum provides
a safe space for discussion, and an opportunity to develop an online social community crystallizing
around the core SomaticWell of enhnacing optimal wellbeing of body, mind and spirit.
I invite you to sign up to become a member of the growing SomaticWell Community and to enjoy discounts on SomaticWell programs and therapies.
of the SomaticWell Approach
Specializing in therapies directed at promoting
neuroplasticity and regulating the autonomic
Integrating somatic practices with selective
biofeedback & neuro-feedback modalities to
enhance wellbeing of body & mind.
SomaticWell therapeutic modalities are directed
at different sensory-perceptual systems,
including kinesthetic, auditory and visual.
Movement and Play
The Safe and Sound Protocol (SSP)
Binaural Pulse Modulation
Specific medical conditions amenable for
therapeutic intervention include, for example:
POST - COVID
All these conditions may be caused or exacerbated
by dysregulation of the autonomic nervous system.
I conduct a base-line functional medicine and somatic assessment with clients in order
to advise on the optimal personalized therapeutic package. SomaticWell therapeutic
programs are available for individuals of different ages and medical background.
I have a particular clinical focus on working with families of infants and children
with neurodevelopmental conditions, such as Autism and ADHD.
For further information
about our wellness modalities & therapeutic packages.
Somaticwell Movement Studio
Somatic movement and play sessions take place in the beautiful Shlavim Center. The Studio Space is equipped
with wooden floors, child movement and equipment,
air conditioning, sound system, kitchenette and toilets.
SomaticWell is physically located in the Lower Galilee,
in the North of Israel. Clinical consultations with
Dr. Hillel Braude occur in Afula Marom Medical Center.
Feldenkrais and movement-play sessions take place at Merchaz Shlavim, Moshav Merchavia.
Consultations and therapeutic sessions may also take place via video conference.
For further inquiries or to schedule a consultation.
SomaticWell is endorsed by the Mental Wellness Society.