Psychotherapy magazine FSS MUNI

Practice - Inspiration - Confrontation

Rhizoma century: building a network of relationships and communities in the helping professions

27. November 2012 - 1:23 -- Jakub Černý

Group Narrative and the Faculty of Social Studies organizes the 7th - 8 May 2012 workshop with Canadian therapist, consultant, lecturer and community worker in one person, Chris Kinman. Kinman is in its more than 30 years of work are inspired by the ideas of Gregory Bateson and family therapist Lynn Hoffman, of which revolves reference document. Chris is in his work deals with the relational networks (rhizomes) and the "language of gifts." You can read eg here. For more information about the event can be found on this poster, or later in the article ...

During the workshop, you can look forward to:

  • inspiring grip relational network metaphor "rizomu"
  • introduction to the ideas of the so-called "language of gifts" (language of gifts)
  • practical application of these concepts when working with people in different contexts (therapy, social work, organization)
  • least 3 live consultation.

Chris Kinmam comes from Vancouver, Canada, where for more than 30 years dedicated to therapeutic work with communities, families and individuals. His activities also include clinical supervision and consultation with organizations. Kinman is also the author of a series of original books on the "language of gifts" based on postmodern philosophy and is the founder of pages that creates a network of professionals in the field of postmodern. Chris Kinman in their work inspires thoughts especially Gregory Bateson and family therapist Lynn Hoffman, a reference which makes documentary films. presents his approach long as a teacher in Mexico, USA, Canada and Europe.

Venue: Caritas Brno, CELSUZ, tr. Cpt. Jaroše 9 (lecture hall in the basement)

Schedule: Day 1: 10:00 - 18:00, Day 2: 9:30 to 6:00 p.m. (calculated with a lunch break)

Price: 1300 - (payment on the spot)

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