Caroline Purvey is the founder of TRE UK®. She originally trained as a TRE practitioner with Dr David Berceli back in 2011 in South Africa. She returned to the UK to promote and share TRE in the UK where it was then unheard of. Caroline is a highly experienced independent Practitioner, who has evolved the programme offered by TRE UK® following profound experiences with clients worldwide.

Believing in this natural healing work Caroline has worked tirelessly and responsibly to spread her work in a safe and supportive way for all clients. Following a career in education and with over 20 years of experience as a yoga teacher/trainer, Caroline opened her own Yoga Centre for Well-being in Kent and TRE is a powerful complement. 

As well as regular weekly TRE sessions at theEclipse Yoga Centre in Dover – a place where improvinghealth and well-being for clients is the mission, Caroline runs TRE UK® Workshops around the UK so many more people suffering the effects of stress, tension, anxiety, and trauma can benefit. Academic qualifications include;

  • B A (Hons)  Business and Education Studies
  • PGCE  Business and IT
  • MA (Ed)  - Education Management.

Caroline is also qualified in:

  • Reflexology
  • Reiki
  • Indian Head Massage (Trainer).
  • BWY Yoga  teacher/trainer
  • Coach for Change.


Dr David Berceli TRE Founder and Caroline from TRE UK
  • Caroline utilised her skills and experience to structure a training programme that embraces all the elements she feels are important for the safety and healing experience for TRE UK® clients. The Course is Accredited by the Federation of Holistic Therapists and has academic as well as practical rigor.Since teaching the Total Release Experience®, Caroline has been blown away by the wonderful success stories of TRE UK® clients who have released themselves from their day to day stresses,  tension, and deeper anxieties and traumas’.

'I love my work and never cease to be amazed at how life changing this practice is. It is my experience that when learnt properly, with supervision and aftercare the most profound healing can take place.  Always amazed at what a miracle the human body is' 'Thank you, Caroline, for your passion in sharing this vital theory and practice.  As a therapist working with trauma I wondered how the trainer would work with the complexity of trauma.  I was impressed with Caroline's knowledge and the safe care she extended to us all'   Chris

'Thank you, Caroline, for your enthusiasm, care and attention to detail and for giving such personal attention to each individual'.  Jackie' I found Caroline to be very inspiring and knowledgeable as well as helpful. Greatful you bought this to the UK.' Suri