Psychosynthesis is an approach to psychology that was developed by italian psychiatrist, roberto assagiolihe compared psychosynthesis to the prevailing thinking of the day, contrasting psychosynthesis for example with existential psychology, but unlike the latter considered loneliness not to be either ultimate or essential. The elements of psychosynthesis kindle edition asin: b0067qv1dq this kindle edition of the elements of psychosynthesis is the best introduction to the subject: straightforward, easy to understand theory is coupled with illustrative activities that bring psychosynthesis to life. Whilst psychosynthesis practitioners may work with dreams in the more usual ways, including dream recall and interpretation, they also may include the cultural relevance of the dreaming, the investigation of lucid dreaming, and dreaming as a spiritual practice. Psychosynthesis can be described as a psychology of hope which emphasises that we all have potential and that we strive to live our lives to the fullest it acknowledges our need for meaning and purpose and recognises how all of us endeavour to connect to joy, beauty and love. Practitioners and certified coaches to be primarily affiliated with psychosynthesis as a methodology and practice, while orienting their work towards a variety of specialty areas 2.
Psychosynthesis psychotherapy practitioners in ireland consist of graduates from eckhart house, institute of psychosynthesis, dublin, and the psychosynthesis trust, revision, and the institute of psychosynthesis in london. Practitioners of psychosynthesis attempt to adhere to the basic principles they are taught the onus therefore, is on training organisations to ensure they include the. Sorenson has spelled out many of the aspects of psychosynthesis in clear terms for students and practitioners, and presents psychosynthesis in a way that can appeal to the general reader his exposition of the seven core concepts is wonderful, along with a case study that helps make the concepts come alive for an ordinary person.
To locate a practitioner please use the interactive map below all practitioners are members of the association of psychospiritual practitioners whose codes of ethics and practice they adhere to. Practitioners of psychosynthesis include psychotherapists, teachers, organizational consultants, physicians, clergypersons, body workrs, spiritual directors and coaches psychosynthesis is a psycho-spiritual framework for understanding and working with persons who are in the process of growth and change. Molly will be offering an advanced teacher training for practitioners who already have at least a year of traininng and expereince and are interested in developing training or educational programs, workshops, or retreats that will make the principles and core concepts of psychosynthesis and its tools more assessible to people who are interested. Tel: +44 (0) 20 8202 4525 email: [email protected] skip to content home about what is psychosynthesis what we offer history.
Shepeardvice -marie na efpp home /about brings together the different psychosynthesis training centres from around europe, creating a federation of psychosynthesis schools and a european community of psychosynthesis practitioners, promoting and supporting the aims of d in 1997, efpp is a non-profit association, and is a professional. Psychosynthesis practitioner (lukoff, lu, and turner, 1996) in this chapter, some of the core principles of psychosynthesis will be discussed with a particular emphasis on the theories. It feels as if the moment is right to acquire more awareness of being part of a greater energetic movement initiated by roberto assagioli, to feel that as psychosynthesis practitioners or friends we belong to only one individuality which expresses the intuition of roberto assagioli in many different ways, but the oneness lies in its essence. Psychosynthesis is a theoretical model of human nature, of the natural unfolding, growing, of human being it is based on observation and scholarship of the process of biosynthesis and the study of different cultures, philosophies, psychology, art and literature. Psychosynthesis practitioners united kingdom london & southeast sabu bhugobaun south west london psychotherapist and counsellor spiro health, 140 high st, putney, london sw15 1rr.
Psychosynthesis practitioner diana whitmore writes that we are perceived as a self, a being with a purpose in life and with immense potential for love, intelligence and creativityalso as a personality, an individual made up of a unique blend of physical, emotional and mental characteristics (2000, pg70. Psychosynthesis practitioners and training centers can be found all over the world, including most european countries, new zealand, australia, brazil, argentina, canada, mexico, and the united states. Introduction the will to grow: transformational life coaching teleconference training this program is designed to meet the needs of people newly entering the field of coaching and those who want to become certified in psychosynthesis life coaching (certified psychosynthesis life coach -plc. Roberto assagioli (27 february 1888 - 23 august 1974) was an italian psychiatrist and pioneer in the fields of humanistic and transpersonal psychologyassagioli founded the psychological movement known as psychosynthesis, which is still being developed today by therapists and psychologists, who practice the psychological methods and techniques he developed. A natural evolution in psychosynthesis theory, responding to the experience of clients, students, and practitioners alike it also grows directly from seeds assagioli himself planted in his.
Psychosynthesis it acknowledges that deep within us is an innate drive to become fully who we are meant to be the experience of the will as a source of all choices and decisions that we make is central to psychosynthesis. Aubyn gained an msc in organisational change with the human potential research group at surrey university in 1999 and trained with the institute of psychosynthesis between 2000-2004 he is a certified spiral dynamics and nlp practitioner and an apecs accredited executive coach. As psychosynthesis practitioners we sometimes forget to really value and appreciate the wisdom and beauty of the psychology in which we are trained we easily forget the legacy of roberto assagioli and the tradition we are coming from amidst the emerging developments within our field.
Susan f glassmeyer, bs, lmt is co-director of the holistic health center of cincinnati, a feldenkrais® teacher and licensed massage therapist in the state of ohio susan holds a degree in psychophysiology and is a graduate of the kentucky center of psychosynthesis. There are about 50 psychosynthesis practitioners on the island of ireland, who trained mostly in three colleges the now-closed eckhart house in dublin and, in london, the institute of psychosynthesis and the psychosynthesis r, its approach is also a very useful adjunct to existing models of psychotherapy, and it fits comfortably into the. Psychosynthesis practitioner and author molly young brown trained with assagioli and is a leading proponent of psychosynthesis work molly was the first american to write a book about psychosynthesis, titled unfolding self: the practice of psychosynthesis , which is used in many training programs.