by Dirk Marivoet

"This elegant dialogue rejuvenated and inspired me, as a being and a clinician. The love and beauty in the touch relationship was highlighted by excellent questions and responses. Thanks!" (P.G.)

"Thank you Serge and Dirk. I think this is the first of these conversations I've heard which physically made my body buzz as well as my brain. Very inspiring."(A.C.)
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Dirk2015Dirk Marivoet is the director of the Institute for Bodymind Integration in Ghent (Belgium). He studied Core-Energetics under John C. Pierrakos, MD; Postural Integration®, Energetic Integration® and Pelvic-Heart Integration® under Jack Painter, PhD (and has been a certified trainer/supervisor since 1999). He has also worked extensively with native shamanism both in Europe and North America. Earlier in the 80s and 90s he was adjunct faculty Psychomotor Therapy at Leuven University, where he still teaches.

Published November 2015. See printable PDF transcript.

You can hear this same conversation featured by USABP (The United States Association of Body Psychotherapy) in November 2015  also on:

  • https://player.fm/series/somatic-perspectives-on-psychotherapy
  • http://www.podcastchart.com/podcasts/somatic-perspectives-on-psychotherapy
  • http://www.podcasting.es/somatic-perspectives-on-psychotherapy-podcast-53906/
  • https://itunes.apple.com/sg/podcast/somatic-perspectives-on-psychotherapy/id358817148?l=zh&mt=2