Curriculum

General education

  • 1976 - 1982: elementary school - Gemeentelijke Lagere School KLIM OP, Gasthuisstraat 8, 2990 Wuustwezel, Belgium - www.schoolklimop.be
  • 1982 - 1985: secondary school ASO - Sint-Jozefinstituut, Hofstraat 56, 2910 Essen, Belgium - www.stjozefasoessen.be
  • 1985 - 1988: secondary school TSO - GITOK, Kapellensteenweg 112, 2920 Kalmthout, Belgium - www.gitok.be
  • 1988 - 1989: college: Bachalor Industrial Engineering - Group T-International University College Leuven, Andreas Vesaliusstraat 13, 3000 Leuven, Belgium - www.groept.be/www
  • 1990 - 1994: college: Bachalor + Masters Industrial Engineering - IHAM, Paardenmarkt 94, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium, now merged with Artesius Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen, Lange Nieuwstraat 101, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium - www.ap.be

Miscellaneous training

  • 1982 - 1985: Judo with George Michel at Judoschool "Centrum" Wuustwezel - www.judocentrumwuustwezel.be .
  • 14th July 1988: National Diploma Parachutist, Belgian Army, Schaffen, Belgium
  • 1986 - 1989: Survival Weekends - Facilitating outdoors activities (rock climbing, camping, compass, speloncing, kayak, bivouak) for teenagers - Patrick Zaman, Kalmthout, Belgium
  • 1991-1994: Swim Training in Zwemclub Iloka Kapellen - www.brabozik.be .
  • 21th May 1995: Completion basic training Skydive - Paracentrum Provincie Antwerpen - Vlaams Verbond van Paraclubs, Schomstraat 22, 2600 Antwerpen, now moved to Berchem - www.valschermsport.be/node/6

Healing & therapeutic education

 

  • 1995 - 1998: Intuïtieve Ontwikkeling / Healing and Reading - Timotheus Project vzw, Du Chastellei 76, 2170 Merksem, Belgium - www.timotheus.org
  • 1994 - 2000: Healing Science Practitionar - BBSH, 500 NE Spanish River Blvd., Suite 208, Boca Raton, FL 33431-4559, USA
  • 2000 - 2002: Healing Science Teacher Training - BBSH, 500 NE Spanish River Blvd., Suite 208, Boca Raton, FL 33431-4559, USA
  • 2006 - 2007: Facilitator of Family Constellations - Jan Jacob Stam, Bibi Schreuder, Ursula Franke, Christine Essen - Hellinger Instituut, Middelberterweg 13a, 9723 ET Groningen, The Netherlands - www.hellingerinstituut.nl
  • 2008 - 2009: Advanced training in Facilitator of Family Constellations - Jan Jacob Stam, Bibi Schreuder - Hellinger Instituut, Middelberterweg 13a, 9723 ET Groningen, The Netherlands - www.hellingerinstituut.nl

Artistic education

 

  • 1978 - 1982: solfège - Gemeentelijke Academie voor Muziek, Woord en Dans, Hagelkruis 2A, 2990 Wuustwezel, Belgium - www.academiewuustwezel.be
  • 1979 - 1983: piano and pipe organ - Gemeentelijke Academie voor Muziek, Woord en Dans, Hagelkruis 2A, 2990 Wuustwezel, Belgium - www.academiewuustwezel.be
  • 2007 - 2008: Butoh Dance - Stéphan Chapelle - Brussels, Belgium
  • 2008-2009: Drawing - Lieve Van Thienen - RHoK Academie Beeldende Kunsten, Edouard de Thibaultlaan 2 1040 Etterbeek (Brussel), Belgium - www.rhok-academie.be .
  • 2004 - 2009: Hilal Dance - Suraya Hilal, Alessandro Bastioni, Nikky Constantinidou - Brussels - Paris - London - Düsseldorf - www.hilaldance.com
  • 2011 - 2012: Photography - Academie Beeldende Kunsten van het Gemeenschapsonderwijs, Dapperheidsplein 17, 1070 Anderlecht, Belgium - www.academieanderlecht.be

Mindfulness & Buddhist education

 

  • 1994 - present: regular mindfulness, mediation, and chanting practice
  • 1996 - 1997: resident in Yeunten Ling dharma centre - ww.tibetan-institute.org/cms/the-yeunten-ling-institute
  • 1994 - 2006: sustained dharma practice: mindfulness, puja, chant, initiations, philoshophy, logjong, chöd, tantrism, ngön dro, ... under guidance of lama Karta, lama Zeupa, lama Tashi Nyima, and others
  • 1994 - present: yearly Nyoung Nay retreat
  • 1994 - present: yearly Powa retreat

Yoga education

  • 1999 - 2003: joint practice and personal teaching in Ashtanga from Sabine Vera, - Saint Simons Island, GA 31522, USA - www.elysianfieldsyoga.com
  • 2003 - present: montly Ashtanga weekend intensives - Jean-Claude Garnier, Brussels, Belgium
  • January 2004 + January 2006 + January 2007: Ashtanga Yoga retreat - Jean-Claude Garnier - Mammallapuram, India
  • January 2007 - visit Sri Aurobindo ashram and Auroville, Pondicherry, India
  • August 2003 + August 2005 + August 2006 + August 2007: Ashtanga Yoga retreat - Jean-Claude Garnier - Greece
  • July-August 2008: Ashtanga Yoga retreat - Sharat Jois, Saraswathi - Shri K Pattabhi Jois Ashtanga Yoga Institute, #235 8th Cross, 3rd Stage, Gokulam, Mysore 570002, Karnataka, India.
  • 2009 - 2010: Viniyoga teacher training - Françoise Lebec, Braine l'Alleud, Belgium - www.ayurveda-yoga.be
  • May 2010: Viniyoga weekend intensive - Claude Maréchal - Reims, France.
  • July 2010: Viniyoga retreat - Claude Maréchal - Vaison, France - www.ecoles-viniyoga-formation.com
  • August 2011 + August 2012 + July/August 2014 + July/August 2014: Iyengar yoga retreat - Willy Bok & Rita Poelvoorde - Banneux, Belgium - www.aumyoga.be
  • July 2013: Ashtange + Iyengar yoga retreat - Anne Pinette + Alexis Simon, Mallorca, Spain - www.iyengaryogastudycentre.eu - www.ashtanga.be
  • July 2013: Iyengar yoga retreat - Faeq & Corine Biria, Blacon, France - www.sfbiria.com
  • January 2014: Iyangar yoga retreat - Prashant Iyengar, Geeta Iyengar - Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute (RIMYI), 1107 B/1 Hare Krishna Mandir Road, Model Colony, Shivaji Nagar, Pune - 411 016, Maharashtra, India - www.bksiyengar.com

Aquatic Therapy Education

  • February - April 2012: Watsu 1- Bashia Szpak Borst, at Shambala, Buggenhout, Belgium - www.aquabodywork.com/index.php?page=aboutbasia&taal=english
  • September 2012: Integrative Aquatic Therapy : Prenatal Journey - David Sawyer - Qadim, Israel - www.davidsawyertherapy.com
  • December 2012: Integrative Aquatic Therapy : Birth Journey - David Sawyer - Qadim, Israel
  • February 2013: Integrative Aquatic Therapy : Ancestral Journey - David Sawyer - Bad Orb, Germany
  • February 2013: Wata 1 - Arjana C. Brunschwiler - Bousval, Belgium - www.watsu-wata.com
  • April 2013: observing assistant at Wata 1 training - Arjana C. Brunschwiler - Bousval, Belgium - www.watsu-wata.com
  • August 2013: Watsu 2 - Arjana C. Brunschwiler - Bousval, Belgium
  • October 2013: Integrative Aquatic Therapy : Character Styles - David Sawyer - Bad Orb, Germany.
  • May 2014: Integrative Aquatic Therapy : Organs and Fluitidy - David Sawyer - Bad Orb, Germany.
  • October 2014: Integrative Aquatic Therapy : Muscles and Bones - David Sawyer - Bad Orb, Germany.
  • May 2015: Integrative Aquatic Therapy : Relationships - David Sawyer - Bad Orb, Germany.
  • Oct 2015: Integrative Aquatic Therapy : Ancestral Journey - David Sawyer - Freiland, Austria.
  • Jan 2016: Integrative Aquatic Therapy : Relationships & Intimacy - David Sawyer - Bad Orb, Germany.
  • March 2016: Integrative Aquatic Therapy : Character Styles - David Sawyer - Freiland, Austria.

Professional Experience

 

  • 1994 - 2000: (founder) Fresh Market, wholesales business - Majoorstraatje 13, 2990 Wuustwezel, Belgium
  • 1998 - present: Healing practitionar
  • 2002 - 2007: co-founder, co-director, teacher of TransformatieTraining - personal development training program - Gent-Antwerp, Belgium
  • 2002 - 2009: Healing Science Teacher and faculty member - BBSH, 500 NE Spanish River Blvd., Suite 208, Boca Raton, FL 33431-4559, USA - on location: Miami (US) - Mondsee (Austria) - Bad Neuenahr (Germany) - Bad Ischl (Austria)
  • 2008 - 2010: Trainer in communication skills, non-violent communication, and emotional intelligence - Dynamic Solutions, Brussels, Belgium (for Vivaqua (2008), Bank of New York (2010), NATO(2009))
  • 2005 - present: Integral Coaching
  • 2008 - 2012: teacher and faculty member of Psycho-energetics training program - PSEN, Sant Feliu de Guixols, Barcelona, Spain - www.psentraining.com
  • 2009 - present: founder and teacher at Énergies Subtiles - personal development and healing science training - Woluwe St. Pierre, Brussels, Belgium - www.energiessubtiles.be
  • 2013 - present: Aquatic Healing
  • 2014: co-created FLOW