I AM A MOVER
I HELP  PEOPLE MOVE FORWARD
MOVEMENT and EXPRESSIONS,
BODIES  and MINDS ARE MY WORK. MY PASSION.

I work as a body oriented and dance movement therapist in i-psy Intercultural Psychiatryan outpatient mental heath center in Amsterdam part of Parnassia Groep.

We accompany clients suffering from depression, anxiety, post traumatic stress disorder, personality disorders, chronic pain, conversion, acculturation and migration related problems.

Our clients come from various countries and cultures: Netherlands, Germany, Czech Republic, Canada, Portugal, Brazil, Peru, Turkey, Marocco, Afghanistan, Syria, Iraq, among others. The intercultural aspect is essential in the adaptation of the treatments.

I support the work of psychologists, psychotherapists, system therapists, schema therapists, psychiatrists and art therapists, from a non verbal and body oriented perspective. The treatments I offer are broad and various.

Treatments:

  • Psychological Trauma

Learn to integrate traumatic experiences, recover a healthy connection with the body (by sexual or physical trauma),  Grounding, Stabilisation.

  • Aggression / Emotion Regulation

Deal with uncontrolled anger outbursts or help to get in contact with your emotions.

  • Self image / Self esteem

Improve self confidence and distorted body image.

  • Panic/ anxiety complains / stress / burn out

Learn relaxation and

  • Boundary Setting / Asertiveness

Empowerment from the communication and posture.

  • Schema Therapy

Using Schema therapy from a body oriented perspective.

  • Psychosomatic complains (Headache, Back pain…)

Recognise body signals, foster body awareness, learn to cope with pain.

Techniques used in the sessions:

  • Dance movement therapy methods
  • Breathing techniques
  • Visualisation and imagery
  • Role plays and Chair technique
  • Grounding and stabilization techniques
  • Progressive relaxation and stress-reduction techniques
  • Cross modal techniques (combining arts/video and movement)
  • Laban Movement Analysis
  • Mindfullness

 

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