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Biodanza Facilitator

Training plan

The Biodanza® Facilitator training cycle lasts approximately three years and includes:

 

  • 28 modules in the form of internships with theoretical reports to be provided

  • 4 in-depth courses to be done within the framework of the school:

    • 2 “Minotaur Project” internships

    • 2 theoretical deepening seminars

 

  • The student in training also undertakes to attend a weekly Biodanza group and to participate in in-depth training courses in Vivencia.

 

  • To obtain tenure, the future trainee must, in addition, lead a group under supervision and present a monograph.

The training program consists of three main components:

  • theoretical modules (21),

  • methodological modules (7),

  • the details (4):

    • 2 internships of personal transformation work of rare intensity called "Minotaur Project",

    • 2 theoretical seminars complete the course.

 

Here is the list of internships in the program for the training cycle:

 

Theoretical modules

  • Module 1 - Definition and theoretical model of Biodanza

  • Module 2 - The vital unconscious and the biocentric principle

  • Module 3 - La vivencia

  • Module 4 - The biological aspects of Biodanza

  • Module 5 - The physiological aspects of Biodanza

  • Module 6 - The psychological aspects of Biodanza

  • Module 7 - The mythical and philosophical antecedents of Biodanza

  • Module 8 - Identity and integration

  • Module 9 - Trance and regression

  • Module 10 - Contact and caress

  • Module 11 - Human movement

  • Module 12 - Vitality

  • Module 13 - Sexuality

  • Module 14 - Creativity

  • Module 15 - Affection

  • Module 16 - Transcendence

  • Module 17 - Mechanisms of action in Biodanza

  • Module 18 - Social action

  • Module 19 - Applications and extensions of Biodanza

  • Module 20 - Biodanza - The Great Art (Ars magna)

  • Module 21 - Music in Biodanza

 

Methodology

Module 22 - Methodology I (Musical semantics)

Module 23 - Methodology II (The Biodanza session)

Module 24 - Methodology III (The Biodanza session - continued)

Module 25 - Methodology IV (Weekly courses and Biodanza courses)

Module 26 - Methodology V (The Biodanza group)

Module 27 - Methodology VI (Criteria for evaluating development in Biodanza and generating postures)

Module 28 - Methodology VII (Sequential dances)

 

Advanced Workshops

 

The School will propose 4 deepening workshops:

  • 2 workshops "Project Minotaur" a more therapeutic and highly ritualized approach to Biodanza

  • 2 theoretical seminars complete the course.


Participation in these workshops is mandatory for students in training. Minotaur Project I (during the second year) Minotaur Project II (during the third year)

Absences

Students enrolled in the program may not miss more than three internships per year. Any missed internship must be repeated either at the school itself during the next cycle, or at another accredited school. To begin his tenure process, the pupil may not have more than three internships to resume. In case of absence during a weekend, the student must pay half the price of the course.