Der Weg zum Bodynamic Therapeuten
The path from apprentice to Master in Bodynamic System:
Prerequisites for being a Certified Bodynamic Therapist
The 7 exams:
Foundation – answer 100 question
2: Own Lifestory*
3: Psycho motor anatomy
4: Test exam
5: Test reading exam
Here you are certified Bodynamic Practitioner.
6: Self-therapy assignment paper – in ½ year
7: Final written assignment paper – in 2 years
The papers for the assignment 2 + 4 + 7 is given to you by your teacher or from organizers in Bodynamic International.
Here you are certified Bodynamic Therapist.
Hours of therapy and supervision:
In the study outline at the number of hours in therapy and supervision is 80 x 45 min., and one video supervision for 3 hours with 2 hours of video of you working with a client, and this is required for writing final assignment 7. as a part of being a certified Bodynamic Therapist.
The rules and conditions of calculating these hours:
Therapy/ Supervision: 45 min is regarded as 1 session – so 80 sessions is 60 clock hours
Group therapy: Hours spent in groups is divided with 3.
2/3 of therapy hours can be in groups = 40 hours (after time spent in group is divided with 3)
Group Supervision: Hours individually and groups count as the hours spent. No requirements of individual supervision, but is recommended.
Video supervision is a 3-hour video supervision – with a “2 hour” video recording.
What percentage of therapy received in a different approach can be counted. If some of your previous therapy can be counted is a decision of the main teacher of your Practitioner training. Maximum could be 25% can be counted from a different therapy you have received earlier.
Ditte, Lisbeth, Erik, Henrik, Ellen Ollars and Lene are certified as educational therapist in the whole world and Lisbeth, Erik, Ditte, Ellen Ollars, Michael Gad and Lene as educational supervisors. In each country there are some with the acquirements for being educational therapist – ask your organizer.
When certified Bodynamic Therapist (or in process of being certified) you can be educational therapist (have participants in therapy), if you attend ongoing supervision by a certified Bodynamic supervisor.
To be a supervisor for the requirement is the supervisor training in Bodynamic and you are in ongoing Bodynamic supervision. To be dispensated for any of the requirements send application to Ditte and Lisbeth Marcher
Certified Bodynamic Analyst:
First requirement is to be a certified Bodynamic Therapist – included all exams.
ChockTrauma training both parts and Rebirthing (these 2 trainings are for all interested people)
And these 4 Master classes:
1: Bodynamic Massage/ Hands on – 2 days – requirements of exam 1 + 2 and 3.
2: How to work with groups – 3 x 3 days – requirements of exam 1 + 2 + 3 and 4 and ongoing Bodynamic
3: Full Bodymap – 3 x 4 days – requirement is all 6 exams from Practitioner training is completed and
ongoing Bodynamic therapy and supervision.
4: Rebirthing for professionals – 4 days + 1 day
Teacher at Foundation trainings:
To be considered as a co teacher at Foundation, requirements are certification as Practitioner and been
assistants with contract on Foundation courses at Bodynamic International.
To be considered as a teacher at Foundation, requirements are being a Bodynamic Therapist and have a
contract with Bodynamic International.
You are NOT allowed to make your own trainings in Character structures outside the training program
without finishing assistant time and having an agreement with Bodynamic in your country/ Bodynamic
International and pay Royalty.
Teacher at Practitioner trainings:
To be considered as a co teacher to Practitioner training, you should be in process of being an analyst and
been assistants with contract on Practitioner courses at Bodynamic International.
To be considered as a teacher at Practitioner, requirements are certification as Analyst and be assistants
with contract on Practitioner courses in Bodynamic International educational program and co teacher for
Teacher at Chock Trauma trainings:
Chock Trauma has a personal part and professional part and has no exam part.
To be a co teacher, you have to be in a process of being a certified Bodynamic Therapist, follow the training
and been an assistant at the courses you want to teach, or been at the special teacher training in Chock
To be a teacher in this part, you have to be a Bodynamic Therapist, follow the training and been an assistant
at the courses you want to teach, or been at the special teacher training in Chock Trauma.
Revised 2014 study outline around 2 last thesis:
*At the end of the first year of Practitioner submitted a written paper, ca. 15 pages, where students must demonstrate, describe and explain the concepts of Life form analysis in relation to themselves and to earlier generations – where the parent is the most important. The students must also involve consideration of the importance of life-forms of the resources and gaps, they have today. Internal examiner. The assignment is assessed as passed, failed, – and so there must either write a completely new task or the student is asked to supplement with something specific, depending on the character deficiencies.
**After Practitioner training a written self-therapy assignment must be delivered in 1/2 a year, 20 pages, where the student describes and explains approx. 1 / 2 years of continuous therapy course (selected from the period when the student has gone into their own therapy). The exam paper must state how the student understands Bodynamic theory in relation to themselves and how the student has changed, described by examples, where body and muscles are specifically involved.
Internal examiner. External examiner. The assignment is assessed as passed, failed, and such that there must either write a completely new task or the student is asked to supplement with something specific, depending on the character deficiencies.
Other requirements before the final exam
The student must before exam have had at least 4 clients in ongoing therapy or 4 group/ teaching times brought to supervision.
Before the exam, students approx. midway through the supervision process bring one therapy or teaching on video at least 2 hours. This is reviewed and discussed with the supervisor at least 3 hours. The student must be prepared for the supervisor may require / recommend to see more video clips or listen to audiotapes. Instead of video, supervisors attend a therapy session or a training session.
The teachers’ and supervisor’s assessment of the students – after completing training and meeting the above requirements – can be set for examination.
The general requirement is that the student has worked or had insight into his own character structure to such an extent that these do not interfere when the student works as a therapist.
Both a general therapist skills, the ability of the students have dealt with all the character structure and ego functions as a therapist, and the before mentioned degree of personal clarity, it must be shown by supervision. Likewise, it must be seen, thestudent uses the theory and the methods included in Bodynamic Psychotherapy.
Final written assignment
***Before the student by the supervisor can be set for examination must be submitted one further final written assignment, this time on a course where the student’s therapist or trainer – Scope 25-30 pages.
This task forms the basis for final evaluation up to the examination.
The assignment will therefore only be finally dealt with according to other requirements are met:
passed examinations, the required number of therapy and supervision hours, other tasks written and approved, etc. The task assessed by the supervisor (examiner) and external examiner, who discusses task and feedback with the student. If the task is answered and defended satisfactorily (after 12-point scale) the student has passed the final exam and may use the title Certified Bodynamic Psychotherapist.
The norm will be examinations 1-2 years after the end of the gradient, and students are expected to complete the study with exam within 6 years after the start.
If the student completes his education with examination later than 6 years after the start, students should expect that the program requires updates about newly developed methods or theory within Bodynamic Psychotherapy and Analysis before the exam will be accepted. There must be sought dispensation.
Download: Certified BN Therapist -Analyst