1993 – 2016 For more than twenty years she has been involved with the work of the Psychology of the Selves and Voice Dialogue having attended trainings in Italy conducted by Dr. Franca Errani and following this, training personally with Dr.’s Hal Stone, Ph.D., and Sidra Stone, Ph.D., creators of Voice Dialogue in Europe and at their home in California. Other Voice Dialouge trainings include Dr. Robert Stamboliev, MA, Director of ITP (Institute of Psychology of Transformation) Bergen (Netherlands) and Martha Lou Wolf Cohen, director of the Southern California Voice Dialogue Institute (USA).
1998 Elena attended training in Voice Dance®, created by Dr. Franca Errani, a technique that she has developed FlowEnergies Dance to be used in conjunction with Voice Dialogue.
2003 Empowerment Course conducted by Robert Stamboliev, Director of the “Institute of Transformation” of Bergen Netherlands, and Dr Franca Errani
2005 Participation as Facilitator to the staff assistants of Hal and Sidra Stone, creators of Voice Dialogue, during the workshop held at the Faculty of Letters and Philosophy of Arezzo under the auspices of the University of Siena.
2006 Elena founded the Institute HesκαιHer – Paths for evolving life – with its headquarters in Tarano (RI).
2010 She invited as Institute HesκαιHer Judith Hendin, PhD, NMT, to provide training in CONSCIOUS BODY, and Elena has organized and participated in this training through 2012.
2014 Director and professor of the Voice Dialogue School of Counseling and of the Master in Voice Dialogue for professionals organized by the Institute.
She is a founding member of Voice Dialogue Italia – an Association that educates about the method of Voice Dialogue.
She promotes conferences, meetings and workshops in Italy and in Spain, where introduced the method. Leads groups and individual sessions in Italy and in Spain.
Elena has been interviewed for radio and magazines
Her name is listed in the International Referral List of facilitators recommended by Drs Hal and Sidra Stone
University of Siena, Faculty of Letters and Philosophy of Arezzo.
2001-2011 Master in “COUNSELING AND TRAINING RELATIONAL”
August 2001 SE.R.EMO Summer school –
2002-2010 Advanced course “COMMUNICATION AND INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS”
2006 November 20/24 I.RI.F.OR. – ADVANCED COURSE QUALIFICATION – “Operators for counseling support for families with visually impaired children at an early age” – Tirrenia (PI) – ROLE OF THE COUNSELOR. COUNSELING SKILLS. FUNDAMENTALS OF ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL ETHICS.
2007 May 11/12 Pegaso Soc.Coop – EQUAL Project – NEW WORKSHOPS – Cagliari – THE RELATIONAL DYNAMICS IN PROFESSIONAL SITUATIONS
2012 March 17/18 LEXIS LTD – Counseling School – Transformation of the intrapersonal and interpersonal conflicts – Transfert and Countertransfert – Milan.
2013 July 25/28 and October 31/November 3 – SKILLS High School Education – THE BREATH OF LIFE. Psychology of Selves and Voice Dialogue Training – San Leo (RN)
THE CHAIR FOR THE:
2002 May Interdisciplinary meeting “COMMUNICATION AS ANTIDOTE TO CONFLICT” organized in Arezzo from University of Siena, Faculty of Letters and Philosophy of Arezzo, with the conference “The mirror of internal conflict, external conflict: Voice Dialogue”, published in the proceedings of the Conference;
2003 Interdisciplinary meeting “COMMUNICATION AS ANTIDOTE TO VIOLENCE”, organized in Florence by University of Florence, with the conference “WOMAN: THE VALUE OF DIVERSITY'”;
2010 May 8/9 IX° University Conference “SEXUALITY, PSYCHISM AND LIFESTYLES, BETWEEN WELLNESS AND ILLNESS” organized at University of Rome of Tor Vergata by OMOIOS, with the conference “SEXUALITY AND PARTNERING: THE IMPORTANCE OF INTIMACY OUTSIDE THE BEDROOM”;
2011 October She was the featured Voice Dialogue presenter in Firenze at the “PSYCHE AND SPIRITUALITY” Conference held by “Company of the Tao” sponsored by the City of Firenze sharing the stage with Alejandro Jodorosky and Claudio Naranjo.
2013 May 21 Conference THE SOLITUDE OF NUMBERS ZERO. WOMEN AT THE CORNER, organized at the Aula dei Gruppi in Parlamento in Rome with the conference “VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: A CRIME AGAINST HUMANITY”
2013 July 23/27 XIX National Congress AIEMPR “BEYOND THE IDENTITY. POLYPHONY, DIVERSE HUMANITIES ” organized in Assisi – The Citadel with the report “I AM MY MULTITUDE – The identity according to the Psychology of Selves ”
2013 December 13/14 National Conference “COUNSELLING AND CAREER COUNSELLING: assessments and certifications” held in Padova from La.R.I.O.S. at the Department of Philosophy, Sociology, Education and Applied Psychology, University of Padova with the report: “HUMILITY OF VOICE DIALOGUE COUNSELING”
2015 September 3-6 International conference IAC (International Association of Counseling) “CAREER COUNSELING: BUILDING BRIDGES TO THE WELL-BEING” organized in Verona with the conference “EMPOWERMENT IN COUNSELING: FEMALE APPROACH. Self esteem and the value of the “Cyclicality”.
2016 March 5/6 Conference “COUNSELING: INSTRUCTIONS: FROM THE GOOD-TO BE OF THE THE COUNSELOR TO WELL-BEING OF THE CUSTOMER” organized from A.N.Co.Re. (Associazione Nazionale Counselor Relazionali) with the conference “ABOUT THE HUMILITY OF THE COUNSELOR: THE VOICE DIALOGUE COUNSELING”
Elena leads groups directed to research and develop the potential of women with the focus on the issue of self-esteem, social and cultural conditioning including the following at:
2003 October/2004 March The Women’s Council of Senigallia (AN) and Women’s Council of the Province of La Spezia, with a project entitled: “WOMEN: THE VALUE OF DIVERSITY”;
2004 March 15/April 19 ASL of Bologna implemented a course for the corporate sector aimed at professional women entitled: MODELS OF CARE AND REPORT OF WOMEN: THE INFLUENCE OF DIVERSITY GENDER.
2006 May 6/7 Center for Women Self-Esteem of dott. Paola Leonardi has organized a seminar titled: INNER PATRIARCH AND INNER MATRIARCH for the training school “SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN. A journey of self-confidence and realization of self”.
2007 April 21/22 she organized with Institute HesκαιHer in Bologna a conference entitled “WOMEN AND MEN: THE INFLUENCE OF DIVERSITY” sponsored by the City and the Province of Bologna, by the ASL of Bologna and the University of Siena Faculty of Literature and Philosophy in Arezzo;
She was also trained in Family Constellations – the Bert Hellinger method- with ABHI and has organized Family Constellations groups in Italy.
She has studied for many years the method of Musicosophia, a technique which uses the development of consciously listening to music, participating in workshops in Italy and at the headquarters of the International School of St. Peter in Germany, held by the founder and creator of the method prof. George Balan and his assistants.
She has conducted workshops in Musicosophia aimed at adults and pre-school children. In addition, she has taught for the municipality of Bologna two refresher courses aimed at teachers of kindergarten.
For InnerTeam she has conducted, as an assistant, courses for Empowerment organized by the ASL of Bologna.
From 2003 she introduced the Psychology of selves and Voice Dialogue in Spain through conferences and workshops in Barcelona, Ibiza, La Coruña, Madrid, Tarragona and Seville.
Teaching the following workshops:
2007 April “THE RICHNESS OF COMPLEXITY: the Psychology of selves and Voice Dialogue – at GROP, Dep. MIDE, Faculty of Pedagogy University of Barcelona
2007 June “IMPROVE INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS AT WORK” – Barcelona City Hall “PORTA 22” in collaboration with “Cris Bolivar Consulting”
2008 November 26/27 “VOICE DIALOGUE EN COACHING: WORKING WITH THE ENERGIES” V JORNADAS PROFESIONALES DE COACHING” – Madrid
2009 September “PSYCHOLOGY OF SELVES IN COACHING. The art of the complexity” – Escuela Europea de Coaching Madrid
Since 2008 Teacher of Psychology of selves and Voice Dialogue in the “PROGRAMA INTEGRAL DE FORMACION DE COACHES” (Integral Program of Coaches Training) organized by “Cris Bolivar Consulting”.
Articles and interviews
“DE LA CRITICA A LA AUTOESTIMA” (From criticism to self-esteem) – “MENTE SANA” N.9 – The magazine of the Positive Psychology
“PARA EL EGO CONSCIENTE NO HAY EMOCIONES POSITIVAS O
NEGATIVAS” (For the Aware Ego there aren’t negative or positive emotions) – Portal de Inteligencia emocional
Website: www.heskaiher.com; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org