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August

Dr. Peter A. Levine (USA)
Marianne Bentzen (DK)
Ann-Marlene Henning (DK)
CHF 1'090

September

Dr. James Jim Feil (USA)
CHF 750
Dr. Peter A. Levine (USA)
Prof. Dr. Gerald Hüther (DE)
CHF 830
18 September 2020
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Silvia Nakkach (BRA)
CHF 50
Silvia Nakkach (BRA)
CHF 500
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Lecturers

Marianne Bentzen

Marianne Bentzen graduated as psychomotor therapist in1980, co-founded the Bodynamic Institute in 1985, and was an international faculty member and training director for 13 years. She left the B.I. in 1997 and has since developed Neuroaffective Psychotherapy trainings and consultation. She currently teaches in Scandinavia and Europe and has led trainings in 16 countries. Her maps of consciousness include psychomotor development, neuroaffective developmental psychology, trauma theory and Buddhist and Christian spiritual frameworks as well as an intermediate-level understanding of SCT. …

Marty Morales

Marty Morales, Advanced Certified Rolfer™, CMT has extensive experience in the area of cervical spine issues working with clients in various settings. Marty started his training in 2002 at the San Francisco School of Massage & Bodywork and soon began assisting instructors, including Art Riggs, Certified Advanced Rolfer. In 2005, Marty began teaching beginning Swedish and Intermediate classes.His interest in structural bodywork continued in 2007 when he enrolled at the Rolf Institute in Boulder Colorado and Sao Paolo, Brazil, training under world renowned instructors such as Monica …

Dr. Jaap van der Wal

Jaap van der Wal PhD is medical doctor and works nowadays as associate professor in Anatomy and Embryology at the University of Maastricht, Holland. Since his medical education in 1973 he became specialized in the functional anatomy and development of the locomotor apparatus, in particular regarding proprioception i.e. the sense for the perception of locomotion and body position. Gradually he developed into being a teacher in Philosophy of Science and in Medical Anthropology. “My passion however was and still is human embryology. The human body is a process, developing and functioning …

Dr. Darrell Sanchez

Darrell Sanchez, PhD, LPC is a licensed somatic psychotherapist, Certified Advanced Rolfer™, Rolf Movement Practitioner, Craniosacral Therapist, Certified Somatic Experiencing™ Practitioner and former trainer, and professional dance instructor and performer.He has been studying, practicing, teaching, and performing in the movement and healing arts since 1974. The common thread woven through all of Darrell’s work is the facilitation of creative transformation (

Silvia Nakkach

Silvia Nakkach, MA, MMT, is a Grammy-nominated musician, a pioneer in the field of sound and transformation of consciousness, an award-winning composer, an internationally renowned vocal artist, author, and a former music psychotherapist. She is the founder and artistic director of Vox Mundi School of Sound and the Voice, an international project devoted to teaching and preserving sacred musical traditions.Silvia has pioneered the integration of the therapeutic power of the voice with somatic and music psychotherapy, and when on the faculty at the California Institute of Integral Studies, she …

Dr. Urs Honauer

Dr. phil. Urs Honauer Urs (CH) is the director of the Polarity Center and the Center for Inner Ecology in Zürich, Switzerland. He is also the founder of the Learning Festival in Weggis and the originator of the communication model AUTHENTIC COMMUNICATION (AK) which he also teaches himself. He has long been involved in adult education and has taught among others in trainings like Somatic Experiencing (SE), Polarity, and TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine). In his private practice he works with people of all ages (from infants to senior citizens). He holds a Master’s degree in …

Dr. James Jim Feil

Jim Feil, MA, DC, RPP, RCST has been in the field of complementary health care since 1970. He began his career in the healing arts by studying with Dr. Randolph Stone, founder of Polarity Therapy, from 1970 to 1973. He began practicing Polarity Therapy in California in 1973, and started teaching and training therapists in 1976. He was one of the founding directors of the American Polarity Therapy Association and has also served on the Spanish Polarity Therapy Association. He developed one of the first full training programs to be taught worldwide based on the APTA Standards for …

Sebastian Bartning

Mary Louise Muller

Mary Louise Muller, M.Ed., RPP, RCST® has been teaching Polarity Therapy for 40 years. She is a approved teacher of the Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy Association of North America and co-director of LifeShapes Institute. Mary Louise Muller is co-author of "Einfach Mehr Energie" ("Energy Exercises" in English), the author of "Somatic Resourcing" and "You Have a Fine Head on Your Shoulder: Self Help for Cranial Integration". She is a holistic health practitioner who blends Polarity therapy, Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Kinesiology and somatic movement work in her private practice. …

Claudia Studer

Claudia Studer-Wild has accompanied people in her practice in Winterthur for 30 years. She is inspired by personal encounters and nature. As an experienced family woman, she has developed her quality and experience in working with families, children and adults in various training and further education courses: Kinesiology (specialising in brain, LEAP) with EMR recognition according to Dr. Charles Krebs (D), Neurofeedback with Peter van Deusen, HANDLE with Judith Bluestone, SOMATIC EXPERIENCING with Steve Hoskinson and SOMA EMBODIMENT with Sônia Gomes and Marcelo Muniz.
With kinesiology …

Emmanuelle Rosa

Her professional career took Emmanuelle Rosa from physiotherapy to acupuncture and then to Peter Levine's SOMATIC EXPERIENCING (SE) - trained by Steve Hoskinson and Dominique Dégranges. There she developed into an experienced Senior Assistant who imparts the SE knowledge in courses, supervision and intensive individual work. She has extensive experience in bodywork and also teaches courses in stress management and burnout prevention. She has her own practice in Lausanne and Sion.

Dr. Raja Selvam

Raja Selvam, PhD, is a senior trainer in Peter Levine’s Somatic Experiencing (SE) professional trauma trainings and the developer of Integral Somatic Psychology (ISP). ISP is currently offered in over a dozen countries around the world, in North and South Americas, Asia, Europe, and Australia. Dr. Selvam’s work draws from bodywork systems of Postural Integration, Biodynamic Cranio-Sacral Therapy, and Polarity Therapy, body psychotherapy systems of Reichian Therapy, Bioenergetics, Bodynamic Analysis, Jungian and Archetypal psychologies, psychoanalytic schools of Object Relations and …

Paki E. Heisserer

Paki E. Heisserer was born in Germany and is living in Zürich since 1980. She is self employed in her own practice as a Bodypsychotherapist since 1985. She works as a Traumatherapist with Somatic Experiencing (and is also teaching SE since 2019). Her backgroung is the Process-Oriented Psychology of Arni Mindel (POP), Polarity Therapy, Cranio Sacral Therapy, Chinese Medicine, and Prenatal and Birthtraumawork of Ray Castellino.She is practising and teaching Qi Gong, Tai Qi and Tao Yoga since 35 years.Her wish is to go along the human process on all levels which will be shown. According to the …

Prof. Dr. Gerald Hüther

Gerald Hüther, Doctor of Natural Sciences, MD, neurobiologist. Member of the Executive Board of the Akademie für Potentialentfaltung (Academy for the Unfolding of Human Potential). Gerald Hüther is one of the best known brain researchers in Germany. In practical terms, his main focus is on research related to neurobiological prevention research in the context of various initiatives and projects. The author of several non-fiction books, he gives lectures, organizes conferences, works as an advisor to politicians and entrepreneurs and is is a frequent guest on radio and TV shows.This way, he …

Ann-Marlene Henning

Ann-Marlene Henning became known in the German-speaking world with her book "Make Love - a book on sex education" in 2012. The Danish sexologist and psychologist then got the chance to work as a presenter for a TV documentary about the same topic - which made her popularity in the German-speaking world even higher. Today she is considered the leading voice in the field of youth and sexuality. In recent years, she has published further bestsellers: "Make More Love", "Liebespraxis", "Wenn es um das eine geht", "Männer, Körper, Sex. Gesundheit" and most recently "Sex Changes Everything". Her …

Michael Zangger

Franziska Wagner

Dominique Dégranges

Christopher Muller

Christopher Muller RCST, RPP teaches internationally in the field of biodynamic craniosacral and polarity therapy.He has been instrumental in publishing the works of Erich Blechschmidt in English, as well as other books in the biodynamic cranial field. Christopher is a senior instructor with LifeShapes Institute, a gifted practitioner and developer of anatomical models related to craniosacral work. He is currently working on bringing the Blechschmidt Atlas into print in English and is working on an embryology book based on Dr. Blechschmidt's work.

Dr. Sônia Gomes

Sônia Gomes is known worldwide at the international SE – Somatic Experiencing´s community for her love and caring, the mastery of SE and body therapies, her wonders in demos and personal sessions. Clinical Psychologist/Advanced Structural Rolfer, Movement Teacher. She is among the few qualified to teach Advanced SE. She adopts a multidimensional integrative approach to her teaching, therapy and clinical practice. Fundamental also, is her commitment to the relief of suffering resulting from trauma and somatic experiencing as a means to enhance personal development

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