Institute for Integrative Psychotherapy

Integrative Psychotherapy
Training Programs and Workshops


The Body in Psychotherapy:
The Theory and Methods of Relational and Integrative Psychotherapy

Richard G. Erskine, PhD.

A 5-day Training and Experiential Seminar for Experienced Psychotherapists: Friday, May 26 to Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Les Marelles, Boffres, France

This professional development seminar is designed to provide the experienced psychotherapist with a dialogical forum to discuss the theory and methods of working with the body in a Relational and Integrative Psychotherapy. Richard Erskine will demonstrate the body-therapy methods that facility and in-depth psychotherapy. He will also teach the concepts of physiological self-stabilization, retroflection, Body-Script, and body awareness. We will discuss the ethics of body-psychotherapy and when it is appropriate to touch and when not to touch. Dr. Erskine will lead seminar members in discussions focused on how the concepts and methods can be used in each participant’s clinical practice.

Contact: Grace Slottje
3 Rue Fould
78600 Le Mesnil le Roi
Phone: +33 (1)39621256
Web page:
This workshop will be in English with Professional translation into French.
Participants will be awarded 30 hours of training credit towards certification as an Integrative Psychotherapist by the Commission on Standards and Certification of the International Integrative Psychotherapy Association.
The Institute for Integrative Psychotherapy is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists, by the National Board of Certified Counselors for counselors and by the American Board of Examiners in Pastoral Counseling for pastoral counselors. The Institute for Integrative Psychotherapy maintains responsibility for this program and its content.