Christine Blumenstein-Essen

Christine was born in 1956. She is a social worker, psychotherapist, supervisor and coach. Also a teacher/trainer for systemic therapy and consultation in Austria.

Christine is a founding member of APSYS (Institute für systemic practice, constellation – and reconstruction work) and co-editor of the book „Verkörperungen“, Carl-Auer-Systeme Verlag, 2001.

Her first encounter with family reconstruction (Virginia Satir) was in 1981, with constellations (Bert Hellinger) in 1986. She has been working with constellations in the psychotherapeutic field for 21 years,  with constellations  for non-profit organisations for 13 years, in the last years also for profit organisations.

Main fields of work at the time: seminars and trainings in constellation work (structural constellations, process oriented constellations of families and organisations), trauma work (PITT & Somatic Experiencing), consultation for larger helper systems.