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The Beauty that Sustains – an Artsbased Research Exploration of Expressive Arts Therapy with Children

August 25, 2014

By Ellen G. Levine This article first appeared in 2013 in the journal POIESIS: A Journal of the Arts and Communication and will be published in 2015 as part of the book, Play and Art in Child Psychotherapy: An Expressive Arts Therapy Approach. The Beauty that Sustains

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From Istanbul to Saas-Fee – Improvising Freedom

June 25, 2014

by Stephen K. Levine In the beginning of June, Ellen Levine and I traveled to Istanbul, Turkey, to teach and to meet with students and colleagues from the European Graduate School’s programs in Expressive Arts. Turkey has been experiencing an intense conflict between an authoritarian Islamic government and those, especially younger and more urban people, […]

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Durchtanzen – unter Regieassistenz von EGS-Absolventin Barbara Kofler

October 7, 2013

18. bis 27. Oktober 2013 in Zürich Programm: Programmheft Durchtanzen

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Getanzte Geschichten bewegen – Buchneuerscheinung

September 9, 2013

Die EGS-Absolventin Ursula Anna Neuner hat diesen Sommer ein Buch herausgegeben. „Getanzte Geschichten bewegen – Expressive Arts Coaching im künstlerischen Gestaltungsprozess“ richtet sich an alle, die Interesse an tänzerischen/künstlerischen Schaffensprozessen haben. Im Besonderen an alle Professionellen, die selbst prozessorientiert und intermodal mit Gruppen und im Einzelsettings arbeiten. Der praktische Teil dieses Buches stellt angewandtes Expressive Arts Coaching vor. Das […]

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Collective Trauma, Collective Healing – new Book by Jack Saul

August 26, 2013

“Collective trauma requires collective responses.” This book has that rare ability to produce a paradigm shift in how we heal traumatized communities. – Helen Fisher, PhD In contrast to the individualistic, symptom-focused approach of most mental health services, this practice framework addresses the widespread impact of major disasters in families and communities and taps their […]

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What did not exist happened – About the Third – Lecture@EGS by Peter Sinapius

July 27, 2013

What did not exist happend Lecture by Peter Sinapius

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Wenn das Wort zu Wort kommt

April 16, 2013

Über das neueste Buch von Margo Fuchs Knill Wenn das Wort zu Wort kommt zeigt, wie das Schreiben von Poesie aus Notengen führt, indem es zu logischen Denkleistungen, Problemlösungen und innovativen Leitbildern verhilft. Es legt dar, wie die Poesie die Konzentration fördert, die Wahrnehmung schärft, auf die Umwelt und nächste Umgebung sensibilisiert und adäquate Handlungskompetenzen […]

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December 7, 2012
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Longing for Beauty and the Work – an Interview with Paolo Knill by Stephen K. Levine

October 25, 2012

Read it here: POIESIS 12 Interview Paolo Knill

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Does Art make you happy? – Lecture@EGS by Peter Sinapius

October 11, 2012

DOES ART MAKE YOU HAPPY? Lecture Peter Sinapius

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