The Association of Bodynamic Psychology (ABP) is a global community of individuals interested in developing and promoting the Bodynamic system of Somatic Developmental Psychology. The ABP aims to promote quality of life, well-being and human rights using body psychology and conflict resolution.

Attention all ABP Bodynamic professionals!

We are excited to invite you to our 2nd monthly online community networking event, the ABP Bodynamic Coffee Group. This event is designed to strengthen our community and provide a space for ABP Bodynamic professionals to connect and share their experiences with other members.

The Coffee Group takes place on the second Sunday of every month at 18:00 -19:00 CET on Zoom. Each event will feature guest speakers who will discuss topics related to the ABP, Bodynamic and the field of therapy.

Our next meeting will be on Sunday, February 12th, 2023, 18:00 -19:00 CET. We are pleased to welcome Nanaya Liv Steno and Volker Dammann, who will be discussing best practices around Positioning when working with oneself and with clients.  In addition there will be a space to share experiences in working with clients and with yourself around this important Ego Function.

We encourage all ABP Bodynamic professionals to participate in this opportunity to connect with your peers and continue to grow and learn in your field. Zoom link is accessible to members on the Community Forum.

We hope to see you at the ABP Bodynamic Coffee group!

The Association of Bodynamic Psychology has created an Emergency Ukraine Support Committee to support Ukrainian people caught in the current conflict.

All members interested in supporting the cause are invited to our next meeting on March 23, 2023 18:00 Copenhagen time. Zoom link is available on our community forum, and an email will be sent out to all members as well.

Latest list of resources can be found here: https://www.bodynamic.com/blog/self-support-manual-exercises-for-crisis-work-in-english-ukrainian/

The Association of Bodynamic Psychology organizes itself primarily through Committees. Committees are work groups where certain goals are set and objectives are met. They are formed by a group of individuals passionate about a particular subject area. All members of ABP can apply to be a member of any committee.

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The Association of Bodynamic Psychology aims to put on a conference every two years.

The inaugural conference is planned to happen in Lisbon, Portugal within the next 2 years. Please check back for updates.

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