“I don’t know how a poem takes form, I take the mud of my life and feel like a great sculptor.”

 – Alda Merini –



Training Program I, 2019-2020


1° seminar May, 22nd – 26th, 2019

Field perspective in psychopathology and clinical practice

Gianni Francesetti, Michela Gecele

Enduring relational themes in clinical practice

Lynne Jacobs

2° seminar November, 20th – 24th, 2019

Panic, panic disorder and anxiety

Gianni Francesetti

Personality disorders: borderline experiences

Michela Gecele


3° seminar May, 20th – 24th 2020

Narcissism and shame

Jean-Marie Robine

Phobias and obsessive-compulsive disorders

Gianni Francesetti


4° seminar November, 4th-  8th 2020

Clinical case formulation

Jan Roubal

Psychotic experiences in the schizophrenic spectrum

Michela Gecele

Training Program II, 2021-2022


1° seminar May 19th-23th, 2021

Psychosomatic disorders

Carmen Vázquez Bandín

Trauma and post-traumatic disorders

Gianni Francesetti


2° seminar October, 27th-31st, 2021

Violence in intimate relationships and in society

Michela Gecele

Relational sexual issues

Nancy Amendt-Lyon



3° seminar May, 25th-29th 2022

The self and the skin. Eating disorders

Peter Philippson

Addictive experiences

Maya van Zelst

4° seminar October 26th-30th, 2022

Depressive experiences

Gianni Francesetti

Manic experiences

Michela Gecele




It is possible to choose the participation in a single seminar, or in the first two-year program, or in the entire four-year program.

Single seminar: 750 euros

Two years program: 2.600 euros

Four years program: 4800 euros

Attendance is mandatory, you can retrieve any absences in successive editions of the program.


Wednesday 15.00/19.00;

Thursday, Friday, Saturday 09.00/18.30;

Sunday 09.00/14.00.


Maximum 30 people, Gestalt therapists, psychotherapists from other modalities, psychiatrists




In the very centre of Torino

Centro Studi Sereno Regis

Via Garibaldi 13


 – Some seminars may be held in a residential format –


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