Healthy Autonomy

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4th International Congress 2018

Conference Program 2018

as of October 5, 2018*

Friday, 12.10.2018

Starting at 10:00 Registration
12:00 – 12:15 pm Official Opening
12:15 – 01:45 pm My Body, my Trauma, my I
Festsaal/ Main Hall - Prof. Dr. Franz Ruppert
01:45 – 02:15 pm Break

02:15 – 03:45 pm


Raum 1 Fr01 Annemarie Denk
My Pain, my Trauma, my I
Raum 2 Fr02  Dagmar Strauss
Heart Diseases and Trauma of Love
Raum 3 Fr03 Sophie Ruhlig
Self-encounter in individual Sessions
Raum 4 Fr04 Cordula Schulte
Trauma and unintentional Childlessness
Raum 5 Fr05 Maria Macarenco
Autoimmune Diseases
Main Hall
Fr06 Bettina Schmalnauer
Body and Trauma of Children
Raum 6 Fr07 Astrid Ersland Sandvik
The great Joy of finding my I
Fr08 Martina Wittmann
Psychological Trauma and Dementia
03:45 – 04:15 pm Break

04:15  05:45 pm


Raum 1 Fr09 Rebecca Lee
My Body and Blood Disorder
Raum 2 Fr10 Detlev Blechner
I want to accept my left Knee
Raum 3 Fr11 Beate Neumann-Kumm
My resonating Body - Your resonating Body
Raum 4 Fr12 Sissel Bru Reksten
Identity Trauma and Burnout
Raum 5 Fr13 Alice Schultze-Kraft
Do I have a Body or am I my Body?
Main Hall
Fr14 Andrea Stoffers
The Lust Predicament
Raum 6 Fr15 Beate Thiessen
Psychotrauma and Colon Disease
Fr16 Christina Freund
I and a Healthy Physical Activity
05:45 – 06:15 pm Break
06:15 – 07:45 pm  Discussion and exchange, Festsaal/ Main Hall

Saturday, 13.10.2018

09:00 – 09:15 am Day 2 Introduction
09:15 – 10:30 am The Method of Intention in Theory and Practice
Festsaal/ Main Hall - Prof. Dr. Franz Ruppert
10:30 – 11:15 am Break
11:15 – 12:45 pm Workshops
Raum 1 Sa01 Andrea Tietz
My Heart - my Trauma and my Fear
Main Hall
Sa02 Vivian Broughton
Skills and Practice Forum
Raum 2 Sa03 Birgit Schaumburg
Children and their traumatized Parents
Raum 3 Sa04 Ingrid Perg
Physically visible Trauma
Raum 4 Sa05
Christine Foong Wong
My Body and my Sexuality
Raum 5 Sa06 Alexandra Smith
Neuroscience, IoPT, and the Intention Method
Raum 6 Sa07
Christina Schön
High Blood Pressure and Psychotrauma
12:45 – 02:00 pm Lunch Break
02:00 – 03:30 pm Workshops 
Main Hall
Bill Johnson
IoPT in Utero Work
Raum 1 Sa10
Marion Nebbe
The Trauma of Sexuality in a Couple-relationship
Raum 2 Sa11
Gerlinde Fischedick
Healthy and Vibrantly Alive - Is that possible?
Raum 3 Sa12 Marta Thorsheim
Ritual sexual Traumatization
Raum 4 Sa13 Raymond Foong
My Body is awake in my Sleep
Raum 5 Sa14 Ellen Kersten
My Body - Friend or Foe?
Raum 6 Sa15 Thomas Röll
My Teeth, my Trauma, my I
Sa16 Lucy Jameson
Food Refusal as a Result of Trauma
03:30 – 04:00 pm Break
04:00 – 05:30 pm Discussion and exchange, Festsaal/ Main Hall
Starting at 7:30 pm Congress Party, Music & Dance

Sunday, 14.10.2018

09:00 – 09:15 am Day 3 Introduction
09:15 – 10:00 am Trauma, Illness, and Healing
Festsaal - Harald Banzhaf

10:00 – 10:45 am

Rheumatoid Arthritis and IoPT
Festsaal - Isabella Gerstgrasser
10:45 – 11:15 am Break
11:15 – 12:45 pm Workshops 
Raum 1 So01 Birgit Assel
IoPT in individual Sessions
Raum 2 So02 Lily Anne Maier
Trauma at Birth and IoPT
Raum 3 So03 Diana Lucia Vasile
My I, my Body, my Life
Raum 4 So04
Hedwig Nießen
Symptoms of Illness - Friend or Enemy?
Raum 5 So05
Catherine Xavier
When the Body lives in the Past
Main Hall
So06 Margriet Wenting & Wim Wassink
Regulation of Emotions in Client and Therapist
Raum 6 So07 Manuela Specht
Early Trauma and Thyroid Disease
So08 Mette Mehus
Body and Trauma from a Child’s Perspective
12:45 – 01:15 pm Break
01:15 – 02:15 pm Discussion and exchange, Festsaal/ Main Hall
02:15 – 02:30 pm Closing

The presentations, workshops and discussions will be translated from German into English und vice versa.

* subject to change