IS PSYCHOTHERAPEUTIC RELAXATION ?
from a group of therapeutic techniques which aim to relax the muscles and mind.
We believe that psychotherapeutic relaxation is distinct from techniques of
rest treatment, massage. & gymnastics (which are often exploited for
promotional/commercial ends . )
relaxation as a corporeal mediation psychotherapy, centred on a research that
has a somatic starting point. The objectives of psychotherapeutic relaxation
blossoming of the subject.
The process of
profound change in the subject's affective & emotional life involves
mobilizing the imaginary, and working on the somato-psychic experience and
psychic productions - induced by muscular and psychic release .
relaxation is represented by a number of techniques. which have three important
point s in common:
The French Society
of Psychotherapeutic Relaxation S.F.R.P. has been created in order to :
- on the one hand,
promote in France and abroad relaxation as a psychotherapy a make it known to
general practitioners, specialists, psychotherapists, psychologists,
- on the other
hand, to gather as widely as possible, without school labels, all the
psychotherapists that practice relaxation.
There are two ways
to become a member a the S.F.R.P. :