Institute for Integrative Psychotherapy

Integrative Psychotherapy
Training Programs and Workshops


Theories and Methods of a Relational and Integrative Transactional Analysis

Richard Erskine, Ph.D.

Workshop: February 14, 2018
Vught, The Netherlands

This one day presentation will feature the theories and methods of a Relational and Integrative Transactional Analysis. Dr. Erskine will talk about the philosophy of working from a relational perspective and the theory of internal integration of affect, physiology, and cognition.
In this class Richard Erskine will describe the concepts of:
¥ phenomenological and historical inquiry;
¥ the importance of acknowledgement, validation, and normalization;
¥ attunement to affect, rhythm, cognition, and developmental level;
¥ involvement and presence; and,
¥ the significance of Relational-Needs in all aspects of life.
This class is designed to increase the professional competency of psychotherapists, counsellors, coaches, teachers, and any one working in the human services fields. Click here for a recent interview with Richard

Suggested readings in preparation for this workshop include:
Beyond Empathy: A Therapy of Contact in Relationship by Richard Erskine, Janet Moursund, and Rebecca Trautmann, 1999,
Relational Patterns, Therapeutic Presence, by Richard G. Erskine, 2015.
Both of these books are available through or

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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.