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Iris Abarbanel
Role / Position Therapist and lecturer
Bio all in the about page of my website:)
Sabine Baeyens
Role / Position Director & Master Trainer
Instiution / Company Make Children Better®
Bio I'm a special Needs Education specialist, Community Based Rehabilitation Teacher & Planner and a Qigong Sensory Therapist and Master trainer specialised in autism and trauma. Interest in touch & neuro
Carolien Bazelmans
Role / Position Haptotherapeut
Instiution / Company Praktijk voor Haptotherapie Carolien Bazelmans
Bio Fysiotherapeut en haptotherapeut in nederland.
Giancarlo Giuseppe Bazzoni
Role / Position President
Instiution / Company IANMA
Mariel Bonnefon
Bio Psychologist, Babywearing Educator
Sue Clayton
Role / Position Occupational therapist
Instiution / Company OT for Kids
Bio I am an OT working with children with Autism. Interested in all research on touch and connection to brain research, particularly affective touch and C-Tactile fibres and Qigong Sensory Treatment
Mariene F. F. Bittencourt
Role / Position Fisioterapeuta
Instiution / Company MARIENEFISIO
Bio Fisioterapeuta especialista em: - Fisiologia, biomecanica e analise do movimento humano - Analise de situação de saúde - Saude do trabalhador - Acupuntura Formação avançada em MICROFISIOTERAPIA
Carolyn Fitzgibbon
Role / Position Occupational Therapist and Director
Instiution / Company Sensory Modulaton Brisbane
Bio I am an OT working in the mental health area. I specialise in Sensory Modulation and have co-authored a book called the Sensory Modulation Resource Manual. I have an interest in Sensory Processing.
Eber Fontes
Nicola Foster
Instiution / Company Real Relating
Susan Frazer
Role / Position UKCP Registered Body Psychotherapist, Trainer and Supervisor
Instiution / Company Cambridge Body Psychotherapy Centre
Bio My area of interest is Affective Touch in Psychotherapy, particularly the activation of C Tactile Afferents by slow, gentle strokes down the body. This appears to be helpful for clients with chronic anxiety especially adult clients who have been deprived of maternal touch in infancy.
Alpha Gunn
Role / Position Owner
Instiution / Company Somatic Solutions Counseling
Bio Licensed counselor offering trauma-informed, body-based psychotherapy with a focus on mindfulness, breath, movement, and purposeful language use to increase resilience and support trauma recovery.
Bio Esalen Massage Practioner, Affective Touch Massage Practioner
Ruth Hatfield
Instiution / Company Sweetpeas Beauty & Holistic Therapies
Elena Hilgersom
Role / Position Massage- and movement therapist
Shane Hill
Role / Position Remedial Therapist
Instiution / Company Reactiv8 Sports & Remedial Massage
Gabriele Mariell Kiebgis
Role / Position Leiter
Instiution / Company iPAMB Institut für Psychoaktive Massage & Berührungsmedizin
Bio Gründerin der Psychoaktiven Massage nach GMK Gründerin der iPAMB Ich bin aktives Mitfglied der Dt. Gesellschaft für Berührungsmedizin
Milena Maciel
Kate Mackinnon
Role / Position physical therapist
Bio Partnering with the Choose Love movement Kate Mackinnon has developed an extension program called Compassionate Touch that is part of a free SEL program for schools.
Isa Marin
Role / Position Psychotherapist
Mary Moffat
Instiution / Company ACIA LLC (Athens Center for Integrative Arts
Bio Interested in all adjunct therapies supporting mind/body training beyond psychotherapy (PhD in Education). Certifications include somatic regulation, DBT, mindfulness/meditation, yoga . Retired RN
Buffy Owens
Role / Position Feldenkrais Practitioner & Functional Medicine Health Coach
Instiution / Company Conscious Movements
Role / Position Physioterapist
Eline Potter
Rachel Ray
Role / Position Reflexologist
Bio I'm interested in the ongoing research into affective touch and the role it has to play within a reflexology treatment
Yolande Reichert
Role / Position Haptotherapeut
Instiution / Company praktijk voor haptotherapie
Bio I am a haptotherapist, my work is about affectivity and touching. Only for that reason is the congress important to me, it is also a nice recognition for our profession.
Anita Ribeiro
Role / Position PhD candidate
Instiution / Company University of Barcelona
Bio I work with Calatonia method in psychotherapy, which uses subtle touch to restore self-regulation and homeostatic optimal states of patients. The method has had clinical success for over sixty years in Brazil, and I am currently editing a book about it and writing about its neural correlates. .
Anne Rodenburg
Role / Position Haptotherapist
Instiution / Company Anne Rodenburg Haptotherapie
Bio As a haptotherapist I apply affective touch in the clinical treatment of stress and burnout. Interest in research on the topic of affective touch. I have a PhD in exercise physiology.
David Roth
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Andrew Shakeshaft
Role / Position Therapist
Noam Shalgi
Role / Position Haptotherapist
Instiution / Company Ontdek je gevoel, praktijk voor haptonomie
Jasmine Siemon
Role / Position Founder / Platonic Touch Practitioner
Instiution / Company Tangé Wellness
Bio Jasmine Siemon is founder of Tangé Wellness and a Platonic Touch Practitioner committed to helping adults who suffer from loneliness depression anxiety & sadness.
Delina Somani
Role / Position Registered Massage Therapist
Richmond Stace
Role / Position Pain Specialist, Physiotherapist & Pain Coach
Instiution / Company Richmond Stace
Bio Helping people understand their (persistent) pain and use practical tools to shape a positive future.
Denise Stewart
Role / Position Occupational Therapist
Instiution / Company Breast and Shoulder Rehab
Bio My clinical practice and private research interests are hands-on interventions to assist people with breast cancer related side effects of pain and arm movement impairments.
Francesco Todisco
Role / Position Osteopath
Wilma Van de Hel
Role / Position Hsptotherapist
Instiution / Company Waardevoel
Ida van Rijsselberg
Role / Position Haptotherapist
Instiution / Company van Rijsselberg Haptotherapie
Bio A haptotherapis, with 20 years of experience.Followed master classes with the founder of haptonomy in the South of France. Writer of the article Haptotherapy and Burnout.
Françoise Wibbels-Pancras
Role / Position GZ-Haptotherapeut
Instiution / Company Haptonomie Hengelo
Nerocisa Zanutto
Role / Position Fisioterapêuta