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EP90 Workshop 12 - How to Read the Body: Past History into Present Behavior - Alexander Lowen, MD

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Workshops |  Bioenergetics |  Mind-Body |  Personality Disorders |  Psychotherapy
Evolution of Psychotherapy |  Evolution of Psychotherapy 1990
Alexander Lowen, MD
2 Hours 48 Minutes
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Original Program Date:
Dec 13, 1990
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This workshop will discuss and demonstrate how to involve the body in the therapeutic process. There will be a live presentation using volunteers from the audience. A video presentation also may be shown and discussed. Basic bioenergetic techniques will be demonstrated. The role of sexuality in emotional problems will be examined.

Educational Objectives:

  1. To develop an ability to recognize a personality disturbance from the expression and attitude of the body
  2. To learn three body techniques for dealing with personality problems

*Sessions may be edited for content and to preserve confidentiality*



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Alexander Lowen, MD, was an American physician and psychotherapist. A student of Wilhelm Reich in the 1940s and early 1950s in New York, he developed bioenergetic analysis, a form of mind-body psychotherapy, with his then-colleague, John Pierrakos. Lowen was the founder and former executive director of the International Institute for Bioenergetic Analysis in New York City.