** 2018-2019 Courses and Workshops ** 

contact trainers for scheduling individualized training, consultation, and refresher classes

JULY 2018

​Constructing Kestenberg Movement Profiles II:  Tension Flow Attributes, Pre-efforts, Efforts, Shaping in Directions, and Shaping in Planes (2 credits/30 hours/30 CE hours)
July 9-12, 2018
Fee: $850
Instructor: Suzanne Hastie, MA, BC-DMT, KMP Analyst and Trainer
Location: Twin Ponds Integrative Health Center, West Lehigh Valley, PA. For man, directions, & accommodations, go to www.twinpondscenter.com. Twin Ponds is only 75 minutes from Philadelphia and 2 hours from New York City USA

​To register for courses, arrange for supervision/consultation, or to purchase a KMP Color Wheel poster, contact Suzanne Hastie at suzannehastie@aol.com or (610) 417-0831.

In this 30 hour course, students and clinicians will focus on tension flow attributes (affect), pre-efforts (defenses and learning style), efforts (coping style and ego strength), shaping in directions (structure for defenses, boundaries, and learning), and shaping in planes (structure for complex relationships). Movement observation, labeling, notation, and diagram construction will be taught and practiced. Clinical understanding of these patterns will be deepened and further applications to clinical work will be explored. Construction of the TFA, PE, E, SD, and SP diagrams of the profile as well as an analysis of the findings will be required (for alternate route students and those pursuing KMP certification).

August 2018

Introduction to the Kestenberg Movement Profile (2 credits/30 hours/30 CE hours
August 20-23, 2018
Fee: $850
In this 30 hour introductory course, participants will learn the basic layout of the KMP, the movement patterns contained within it, and the developmental and psychological significance of the patterns. Through experiential activities, discussion, and observational practice, students will come to understand the depth, wholeness, and vision the KMP has to offer therapists and educators in their work. Clinical applications will be integrated into the course.
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Location: Twin Ponds Integrative Health Center, West Lehigh Valley, PA. For map, directions, & accommodations, go to www.twinpondscenter.com. Twin Ponds is only 75 minutes from Philadelphia and 2 hours from New York City.

To register for courses, contact Suzanne Hastie at suzannehastie@aol.com or (610) 417-0831.

In this 30 hour course, students and clinicians will focus in-depth on tension flow rhythms (developmental issues & personality), bipolar shape flow (comfort with self/environment), and unipolar shape flow (attraction/repulsion to stimuli in the environment and in relationships). Movement observation, tension flow writing, labeling, notation and diagram construction will be taught and practiced. Clinical understanding of these patterns will be deepened and further applications to clinical work will be explored. Construction of the TFR, BS, and US diagrams of the profile as well as analysis of the findings will be required (for alternate route students and those pursuing KMP certification).

September 2018

Constructing Kestenberg Movement Profiles I: Tension Flow Rhythms, Bipolar Shape Flow & Unipolar Shape Flow (2 credits/30 hours/30 CE hours)
September 17-20, 2018
Fee: $850 
Location:  Twin Ponds Integrative Health Center, West Lehigh Valley, PA. For map, directions, & accommodations, go to www.twinpondscenter.com
Twin Ponds is only 75 minutes from Philadelphia and 2 hours from New York City.
To register for courses, contact Suzanne Hastie at suzannehastie@aol.com or (610) 417-0831

In this 30 hour course, students and clinicians will focus in-depth on tension flow rhythms (developmental issues & personality), bipolar shape flow (comfort with self/environment), and unipolar shape flow (attraction/repulsion to stimuli in the environment and in relationships). Movement observation, tension flow writing, labeling, notation and diagram construction will be taught and practiced. Clinical understanding of these patterns will be deepened and further applications to clinical work will be explored. Construction of the TFR, BS, and US diagrams of the profile as well as analysis of the findings will be required (for alternate route students and those pursuing KMP certification). 

Individual or Group KMP Refresher Workshops (year-round & by request) with Suzanne Hastie

Two day refresher workshops: for those interested in becoming KMP Certified Teachers. Workshop focus is on reviewing and practicing the following profiling skills: observing movement, notating, gathering & scoring data and analyzing results.

Prerequisite: Completion of 90 hours of KMP coursework or the tutorial equivalent of that.
Dates/Times: To be announced. Workshops may also be arranged by request.
Location: Lehigh Valley, PA at Twin Ponds Integrative Health Center. Twin Ponds is only 75 minutes from Philadelphia, 90 minutes from the Newark Airport and 2 hours from NYC. (www.twinpondscenter.com)
Cost: $375.00 includes KMP manual, all handouts and a KMP Color Wheel Poster.
Registration: To hold your place in these 15 hour workshops, send a deposit of $50.00.
Full payment for the workshop is due two weeks in advance.

*For specific information about where to send the deposit, transportation to and from the Lehigh Valley, and places to stay, please contact Suzanne via email at: suzannehastie@aol.com or phone (610) 417-0831
Supervision/Consultation/Independent Studies

Available upon request and tailored to your interest and needs. Supervision/consultation may be arranged in person or via phone or Skype.
KMP Educational Resource

KMP Colorwheel Poster is available for purchase. To order, contact Suzanne Hastie at suzannehastie@aol.com or phone (610) 417-0831.

Other KMP training/supervision options:
-Individually designed KMP tutorials and independent studies available upon request in Lehigh Valley, PA.
-KMP informed supervision & consultation in Lehigh Valley, PA or via telephone/email.

Training by appointment with Silvia Birklein

Current Courses Offered:

KMP Weekend Refresher Course
Location: New York City

30 Hrs introductory KMP-course
The Language and Structure of Movement
Location: New York City

Pace University Psycholgy student training
Location: Pace University, New York

**To schedule a course or workshop with Dr. Birklein, submit inquiries to sbirklein@gmail.com

Psychotherapy, Supervision and Consulting available: sbirklein@gmail.com / 917-496 5772

Group and Individual Continuing Education Support with Melanie Johnson

Review and Continue Your Skills: on-going support for students who have recently completed the 90-hr course toward KMP Analyst Certification

Maintaining Your Skills: on-going support for students who have completed their KMP Analyst Certification in broadening and maintaining their skills

Contact: Melanie Johnson at melaniejohnson46@gmail.com to arrange online or in-person sessions