About me


  • Diploma in pedagogy
  • Dance therapist, authorized to train and to supervise dance therapists (BTD – German Association for Dance Therapists)
  • Child and adolescent psychotherapist (Kassensitz KV Hessen)
  • Certified Movement Analyst, CMA (LIMS/N.Y.)
  • Teacher for the Discipline of Authentic Movement, Faculty (Circles of Four)
  • Modern jazz dance teacher

Advanced training

  • Further training in trauma therapy
  • Certificate in EMDR for teenagers & young adults
  • Nonviolent communication
  • Process-oriented psychology (Mindell)
  • Kestenberg Movement Profile
  • Student of Dr. Janet Adler in the Discipline of Authentic Movement since 1994


  • German champion in jazz formation dance and couple disco dancing in 1980
  • Dancer of the Malaika Kusumi Comtemporary Dance and Mime Company 1984 -1988
  • Pedagogical-choreographic activity with children and adults in creative dance and modern jazz dance 1981 -1997
  • Dance therapist in a psychiatric clinic from 1988 – 1994
  • Advanced training, including the German Academy for Psychoanalysis, Swiss Laban expressive dance summer academies and German employees academy
  • Authentic Movement group seminars since 1998
  • Independent practice as a dance and teaching therapist, supervisor (BTD) and as a child and adolescent psychotherapist from 1999 until present
  • Founding and co-management of the pantarhei institute for therapy, interaction and dance in 2000