Fostering personal growth
Based in medical research initiated by JH Schultz in Germany and continued by W. Luthe in Canada and by Luis de Rivera in Spain, autogenics trains the basic brain functions needed for personal development and psychosomatic health. This book is useful for new learners of meditation and for seasoned practitioners.
Prof. Luis de Rivera returns in this way to his beginnings: to the McGill University where he met his master, Wolfgang Luthe, and where his path in Autogenic Therapy began.
The MRSzE, a Society Member of ISATAP, hold its National Conference in Budapest the30th September 2017. The main themes of the Congress were Passive Concentration, Passive Acceptance, and inclusive Attention, key concepts of Autogenic Training.
This Congress will provide a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in autogenous methods, its scientific bases, its neurological substrate, its past, its present and, with the active collaboration of all, its successful future. For this we have everything necessary:
Fourth ISATAP International Meeting, Chiavari (Genoa, Italy), from May 12 to 14, 2017, under the theme of Self-Generation and Creativity.
Organized by Dr. Luciano Paladino, a prominent founding member of ISATAP, this was an incredible opportunity to learn, debate and contribute to the development of Autogenics and its relationships with creativity.
Our third World Congress took place in Seville (Spain) from September 30 to October 2, 2016. In a seventeenth century Sevillian Palace House, with this content:
Capacitation in Autogenics has three degrees, as determined by ICAT (1975) following the principles of JH Schultz and W Luthe:
Level 1: Basic Autogenic Training
Proprioceptive Autogenic Training To achieve this level the student has to attend to a 110 hours course: 30 hours of classes and 80 hours of supervised personal practice. The course includes a complete personal therapeutic experience, learning the basic technique and introduction to advanced techniques. The teaching process is based on personal practice of proprioceptive meditation exercises, supervised closely during the course.
1.- To learn the basic techniques of Autogenics (Basic Proprioceptive Autogenic Training) as well as its indications, contraindications and risks in different pathologies.
2.- To be able to induce in oneself the autogenous state, in a controlled and regular way.
3.- To achieve the necessary knowledge and skills to introduce the techniques learned in its usual clinical practice. Upon successful completion of the course, the student is awarded the Official Diploma of ICAT, accrediting that he has passed the level one of training.
Level 2: Autogenic Therapy
Autogenic Meditation and Autogenic Modification After having some practical experience in level 1, the health professional (doctor, clinical psychologist, nurse ...) who wishes to use the method with the patients must complete level 2, focusing on the methods of autogenous modification and meditation, especially on feelings. It requires the daily personal practice of Autogenics and supervised treatment of some patients. There is an extra-clinical level 2, aimed at teachers, coaches, pedagogues ...
Level 3: Autogenic Psychotherapy
Autogenic Neutralization, Autogenic Analysis, Analytic Advanced Autogenic Training and Training Autogeno Superiore. This level can only be achieved by doctors and psycologist having enough experience in level 2. In it, the psychotherapist learns the advanced methods of Autogenics, necessary to treat difficult patients. After passing each level, the student obtains the corresponding ICAT official diploma.