Gestalt therapy

What am I asking for when I ask to be forgiven? | #11: The Hereticals / subbed

"Forgiveness" seems to be a very "hot" subject in our hypocritical  consumer societies. But what might be hidden in our asking to be forgiven? Why often, when we did something that we think it is "wrong", we eagerly accept to "pay" endlessly, again and again, in order to somehow balance what we consider to be...
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The paradox theory of change | #12: The Hereticals / subbed

Why sometimes comes a moment and everything breaks while we were enthusiastically marching towards our goal to radically change things in our lives, optimistic and positively thinking, fully trusting our power? What might be some hidden paradoxical aspects of the process of any change? 
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I cannot or I don’t want? | #13: The Hereticals / subbed

To process this "I cannot stand it any more" we learn that either we must become aggressive and destroy what troubles us, or we have to suffer it and try to "accept" it passively by developing ourselves to remain beyond our feelings of despair, anger and sadness.
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Eternal eros:is it possible? | #9: The Hereticals / subbed

In eros we enter an endless field of eternity, a paradise that seems never ending. However, maybe the non-existence of eternal eros and the fact that every eros has an end are very "normal" things, absolutely necessary to stay alive and able to form deep relationships of love?
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The limits of forgiveness | #10: The Hereticals / subbed

Why is meaningless the habitual and fashionable suggestion in our days: “If I forgive my abusers I shall heal the wounds they inflicted”? Maybe the question itself "to forgive or not" is useless, since it is "heard" differently by different aspects of our own selves?
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Mistakes cannot exist | #4: The Hereticals / subbed

The existential roots of an error in being, and of our accompanying guilt as children, can resonate within our adult time in adult situations and create tormenting feelings which can dreadfully affect our course through life. Then we may be like guilty children who failed to cope with the difficulties of growing up...
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A Gestalt therapy approach to trauma and collective trauma

This video is part of the theory on a Gestalt therapy approach to trauma, accompanying a workshop of the training program of the Gestalt therapy Institute “SYNERGIA” - accredited by EAGT.
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Eros: the confetti hypothesis | #3: The Hereticals / subbed

In eros there is a figural element: an almost metaphysic sense of deep harmony and intimacy not justifiable by the how long and how much we know the Other. Moreover, to the Other’s touch we feel our body re-configured; the Other instills beauty and power onto every one of our bodies’ cells; and a sense...
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