Useful Resources

Psychotherapy

The International Psychotherapy Institute – IPI (formerly IIORT) presents national certificate training programs that bring mental health professionals and faculty together to study with international contributors at the leading edge of the field.

Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust – Besides a major commitment to outpatient clinical and forensic services in the London region, the Trust provides many leading postgraduate training and academic courses for mental health and social care professions, undertake a range of important research activities, and provide a consultancy service which is used by professionals in the public and private sectors.

Couple Therapy & Family Therapy

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy – Marriage and family therapists treat a wide range of serious clinical problems including: depression, marital problems, anxiety, individual psychological problems, and child-parent problems.

International association of couple and family psychoanalysis

The Psychology of Human Sexuality is your source for the latest information, news, and research about sexuality and relationships from the perspective of social psychologist Dr. Justin Lehmiller.

Psychotherapy & Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

The Efficacy of Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

Trauma

Childhood Adversity Narratives – Educational information about the prevalence, impact, treatment, and prevention of child abuse and neglect.

Teach Trauma – Information about and educational tools for understanding psychological trauma.

Dance/Movement & Body-Oriented Psychotherapy

American Dance Therapy Association – Maintaining high standards of professional education and competence in the field of dance/movement therapy.

Art Therapy Italiana – A non-profit organization devoted to the spreading of knowledge about the creative arts used as psychotherapeutic modalities. It offers several programs for art therapy and dance/movement therapy students as well as psychology trainees in Italy.

United States Association for Body Psychotherapy – A nonprofit membership association dedicated to developing and advancing the art, science, and practice of Body Psychotherapy.

European Association of Body Psychotherapy – Body-Psychotherapy involves an explicit theory of mind-body functioning, which takes into account the complexity of the intersections and interactions between body and mind.

Associazione Italia Psicoterapia Corporea – An organization devoted to developing and advancing the practice of Body Psychotherapy in Italy.

Jungian and Body-oriented Psychotherapy – Tina Stromsted, Ph.D. MFT, BC-DMT offers Jungian and body-oriented psychotherapy and consultation in San Francisco.

Center for Mind-Body Medicine – Mind-body medicine focuses on the interactions between mind and body and the powerful ways in which emotional, mental, social and spiritual factors can directly affect health. It regards as fundamental an approach which respects and enhances each person’s capacity for self-knowledge and self-care and emphasizes techniques which are grounded in this approach.

The Primacy of Experiential Practices in Body-Psychotherapy

Authentic Movement

Authentic Movement Community Blog
http://authenticmovementcommunity.blogspot.com/

Journal of Authentic Movement and Somatic Inquiry
http://authenticmovementjournal.org/

These two publications, devoted to Authentic Movement, publish intriguing, useful, and widely diverse articles, interviews, poems, stories, and art for a sophisticated international audience.

Contemplative Dance – Contemplative dance is a simple yet profound practice of moving meditation, also known as Authentic Movement. It works with the innate intelligence of the body, psyche and imagination, and their drive for wholeness and integration.

Psychotherapy Resources

Jessica Kingsley Publishers – Review and purchase publications on Authentic Movement by Patrizia Pallaro.

Karnac Books – A bookstore website for the mind.