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This international conference is designed to nurture the establishment of a research tradition for Gestalt therapy. This conference is in line with two previous conferences in Cape Cod (2013 & 2015) organized by the AAGT and the GISC. And it is a follow-up to the Roma seminar (2014) organized by the EAGT. If you are in financial trouble you can apply for a grant (see below) and/or a free lodging (go to page The Venue).

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About the conference

This international conference is designed to nurture the establishment of a research tradition for Gestalt therapy. This conference is in line with two previous conferences in Cape Cod (2013 & 2015) organized by the AAGT and the GISC. And it is a follow-up to the Roma seminar (2014) organized by the EAGT.

The Program

We will meet and learn from each other in different settings. There will be:

  • plenary lectures with discussion (translated into French) with our mentors, world class psychotherapy researchers: Louis Castonguay, Wolfgang Tschacher and Xavier Briffault
  • workshops on:
    • introduction for research beginners
    • learning specific research methodology
    • joining existing research projects
    • presenting own research project and getting feedback from mentors and others
  • panel discussion about different research approaches and psychotherapy modalities

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SCHOLARSHIP FUND

With the help of the surplus of the joint AAGT/EAGT Conference in Taormina last September, we are able to open a scholarship fund. EAGT Ordinary Members (OM) or Associated members (AM) who like to attend the Paris Research Conference and face financial obstacles can call for a scholarship to a maximum of € 200. Participants who have already paid their fee may still submit an application.
The deadline for application is 1st. March 2017. Your application must be sent at gklaren@hetnet.nl and contains up to 250 words:
-Name, age, EAGT membership status, country, job description
-Your interest in attending the conference and possibilities to publish an article after the conference
-Your total financial costs for attending the conference, what you can contribute your self and the amount you need from the fund
-Unique personal circumstances to apply
Awarding a scholarship by the scholarship committee is based on trust of the correctness of the received information by applicants. The scholarship committee will decide about your application before 15th. March 2017. You must inform the committee within one week if you accept the grant. The names of those who receive an award are only known to the Scholarship committee members.

Scholarship committee: Guus Klaren, Jack van Liesdonk and Jan Roubal