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Four Elements DMTM – Embodied Psychotherapy Group

Four Elements DMTM – Embodied Psychotherapy Group 2020-03-13T13:49:52+00:00

TUESDAYS 7pm – 9pm 

Part 1: 21 April – 26 May 2020 (6 weeks)
Part 2: 2 June – 7 July 2020 (6 weeks)

Upcoming dates 2020: Part 1: 15 Sept 20 Oct / Part 2: 27 Oct – 1 Dec

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Four Elements DMTM ~ is an embodied psychotherapy group based in Chiswick, West London.

This group is aimed at those who wish to work in an embodied way – exploring the mind-body-emotions connection, within the context of a small therapeutic group (approximately 8 individuals).

The psychotherapeutic approach that we use integrates:

  • embodied and somatic psychotherapy
  • the four elements transpersonal psychotherapy model
  • dance and movement therapy
  • mindfulness, meditation and creative visualisation

The aim of Four Elements DMTM therapy group is to:

  • Explore the relationship between our mind, emotions and body
  • Get in touch with and begin to release emotional material stored in the body
  • Find a new way of processing and working with difficult sensations & emotions held in the body ~ which often accompany feelings of stress, anxiety, anger, grief and trauma
  • Develop a more compassionate relationship with ourselves
If you are interested in joining the next group please click on the  Sign Up button and enter your name and email and we will send you the assessment/booking form. Or send a message directly to: katarina@four-elements-dmtm.com   
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Four Elements DMTM uses the Transpersonal Psychotherapy model based on the elements: Earth / Water / Air / Fire. In helping people to connect with these four outer elements, they are encouraged incrementally to re-connect with the inner landscapes:

Earth = Body. Water = Emotions, Air = Mind, Fire = Energy

As we explore and move through these four aspects of ourselves, various techniques are utilised to process and release emotion, blockages and constriction that are held within the body-mind. You can read more about Four Elements DMTM here.

Embodied Psychotherapy is therapeutic framework that draws on a range of techniques from the practices of body-focused psychotherapy, dance movement psychotherapy, somatic experiencing, somatic trauma therapy, neuroscience, creative arts, transpersonal psychotherapy and mindfulness.

6.45pm – arrival

7pm – tuning in meditation

7.10pm – group check in

7.30pm – experiential 4 Elements DMTM Embodied Psychotherapy practice

8.40pm – processing and debrief

9pm – ending

 Chiswick Catholic Centre (Room No 3)

2 Dukes Ave, Chiswick, London W4 2AE

5 min walk from Turnham Green and Chiswick Park tube stations and 12 min walk from Gunnersbury Overground station (map)

£175 for 6 weeks group

£320 for both part 1 and 2 (£30 discount if all 12 weeks booked in advance)

Booking essential, limited to 8 places.

Katarina Gadjanski BSc (Hons) LCCH Dip. Psych UKCP, the founder of Four Elements DMTM, is a fully accredited member of of UK Council for Psychotherapy. Her practice integrates Transpersonal Psychotherapy, Integrative Embodied Psychotherapy, Psychosynthesis and Dance & Movement Therapy. In addition to her private practice Katarina facilitates many psychotherapeutic and personal development workshops and groups, as well as dance & movement and meditation workshops and retreats. Katarina is also a co-founder of the Institute of Embodied Psychotherapy: www.embodiedpsychotherapy.org.uk

Katarina had been practicing various forms of meditation for over 25 years, so she was particularly interested in bringing the therapeutic elements of meditation into psychotherapeutic work.  She also has background in music and dance and often use creativity, music, movement, art and guided visualisations in her work with clients. She discovered that this kind of approach offers clients a greater platform to explore themselves in a new connected way (body, mind, emotion & spirit) and to evolve from processing just verbally and conceptually, to a more holistic self-awareness.