for whom

Haptotherapy is a person-centered therapy in which the client is helped by way of affirmative affective haptonomic contact for the following types of problems:

  • Developmental Issues: by way of  example, when you  are functioning in an environment in which you are not comfortable- you feel discomfort or ill at ease-  dissatisfaction with your current situation and do not know how to deal with your feelings or desires.
  • Difficulty in recognising and expressing your feelings.
  • Difficulty in setting your boundaries.
  • Suffering from a low self-esteem or feelings of inferiority.
  • Problems with  intimacy and attachment.
  • Problems in relation to others (personal or work-related).
  • Problems related to the transition from one phase to the next in  life: from childhood to adolescence, from adolescence to adulthood, adulthood to middle age, or middle- to old age.
  • Problems with acceptance of, or recovering from, loss, trauma, illness or disability.
  • Feelings of being over-burdened or worn out.
  • Feeling of being stressed, overworked or a loss of confidence in your own performance as a result of pain, long-term physical or mental overload or burnout.
  • Physical symptoms with a possible psychosomatic cause.
  • Wanting to achieve more, but doing very little.