Welcome to our recently updated website. Take time to look around and explore – whether you are interested in:
- looking for a Body Psychotherapist, Supervisor or Trainer
- finding out more about CABP or becoming a member
- learning about Body Psychotherapy and related articles
- checking out our forthcoming CPD, events and trainings
- reading about the Chiron story
- ordering from the CABP Bookshop
- room hire from CABP's West London venue
Prior to choosing a Body Psychotherapist you might find it helpful to read something more practical about Body Psychotherapy.
Whether you are new to body psychotherapy or an experienced practitioner you may wish to start by reading Integrative Body Psychotherapy - some Common Ground where you can find some linked articles. Alternatively you can go straight to the articles library. Feeling more adventurous? Why not delve into one of the books from the CABP Bookshop.
By searching our directory you can find CABP members offering Body Psychotherapy, Clinical Supervision, as well as Training. Our members embody rich backgrounds incorporating several modalities and theoretical orientations. By choosing the relevant title in the drop down menu you will be able to select a CABP professional appropriate for you.
To search the directory now click here.
July 2010 marked the end of an era in the history of Body psychotherapy in the UK when the Chiron Centre for Body Psychotherapy in Ealing closed its door. The centre was originally set up in 1983 by Bernd Eiden, Jochen Lude and Rainer Pervöltz.
Many of the activities of the centre have now been taken over by the Chiron Association for Body Psychotherapists – CABP.
To read the full Chiron Story click here
There are many ways to get involved with the CABP and the world of Body Psychotherapy. CABP is a national accrediting organisation for Body Psychotherapists in the UK. The association provides a professional peer network and a dynamic forum for communication, co-operation and dialogue amongst its members and with the wider field of psychotherapy. Why not take a look at our membership page to find the right category in which you could join us as a member. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us. To find out more about how to join click here
Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication in Psychotherapy by Gill Westland, founding director of the Cambridge Body Psychotherapy Centre, is the latest addition to the CABP Bookshop and published August 2015. Gill Westland writes on the implicit communications analyzed alongside verbal communication in therapy. See Norton review and the Taylor Francis review.
For a comprehensive read about Body Psychotherapy you may want to try: Contemporary Body Psychotherapy: The Chiron Approach or the first Chiron book: Body Psychotherapy (Advancing Theory in Therapy). To find out more about these books please click here