Year 2012

Speakers 2012

Prof. Marit Sørensen

  • Professor of Sport and exercise psychology, The Norwegian School of Sport Science (NSSS) in Oslo (Norway).

Motivation in physical activity for individuals with mental health problems.

Workshop: Physical activity for individuals with mental illness.


Prof. Michel Probst, Ph.D.

  • Graduated from Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy, Ph.D. in „Psychomotor Therapy“and “Relaxation Therapy” at the K.U. Leuven (Belgium).
  • Works at the University in Psychiatric Centre K.U. Leuven, campus Kortenberg, specialized in eating disorders.
  • President of Psychomotor Therapists of the International Council of Physiotherapy in Psychiatry.
  • Member of the Science and Research Committee of the European Forum of Psychomotricity.

Presentation: Psychomotor therapy in mental health care for adults (theoretical approach).

Workshop: Psychomotor therapy in mental health care (practice).


Prof. Gioacchino Pagliaro

  • Head of Psychological Clinic in Bologna (U.O.C.), Oncology Department.
  • Professor of Clinical psychology at the University in Padua.
  • Psychologist and psychotherapist.
  • He works with holistic model and alternative psychological methods in clinical practice.
  • Vice-President of the International Society AIREMP for Research in Medicine and Psychology in Entanglementin.

Presentation: Change of paradigm in science and mind-body model.

Workshop: Meditation as a path to health.


Rui Roque Fernando Martins, Ph.d

  • Associate Professor at the Faculty of Human Kinetics, Technical University of Lisbon (UTL).
  • VicePresident of the Faculty of Human Kinetics FMH-UTL.
  • President of the European Forum of Psychomotricity.
  • Coordinator of the Masters Course in Psychomotor Rehabilitation, Faculty of Human Kinetics –UTL.
  • Portuguese Delegate in the International Organization of Psychomotricity and Relaxation, based in Paris.
  • Founding member, and actual VicePresident of the Portuguese Association of Psychomotor (responsible for International Relations).

Presentation: Body and motricity in the construction of personal identity.

Workshop: The Body expressivity and mentalization


Doc. PhDr. Běla Hátlová, PhD.

  • Graduated from the Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, Charles University and Psychology, the Philosophical Faculty of Charles University in Prague.
  • Ph.D. in Kinanthropology, Sport psychology.
  • Professor at the University J. E. Purkyne in Usti nad Labem, Faculty of Education, Department of Psychology.
  • She is specialized in sport psychology and clinical health psychology. She established and developed with her students the use of psychomotor therapy in psychiatric care in Czech Republic.

Presentation: Neuroplasticism and psychomotor programs.


Prof. Attilio Carraro

  • Department of Educational Sciences, University of Padua.
  • Associate professor of educational methods and physical activities at the Faculty of Education, University of Padua, where he teaches methodology and didactics of physical education in science degree in primary education and distance learning course in science for training of childhood and preadolescence.
  • Member of the Board of SSIS (Specialization Inter-School Teachers) of Veneto.

Presentation title: The role of exercise in alcohol dependence Recovery.

Workshop: Testing enjoyment in physical activity.


Milena Adámková Ségard, Ph.D.

  • Ph.D. Kinanthropology (Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic), Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium)
  • Associated professor at the University J. E. Purkyne in Usti nad Labem, Faculty of Education, and Department of Psychology.
  • She is specialized in Sports Psychology and Health Psychology. She continues the work of prof. B. Hatlova.

Presentation: Scientific Review in Psychomotor Therapy.


PhDr. Markéta Šauerová, Ph.D

  • Graduated from pedagogy – psychology and single-discipline of psychology at the Philosophical Faculty of Charles University in Prague.
  • She is specialized in different types of therapies (art therapy, music therapy, psychomotor therapy).
  • Since 2006 she worked at the University of Physical Education and Sport, PALESTRA.

Presentation: Didactic Aspects of Education of Locomotive Activities of Children with ADHD Syndrome.

Workshop: Didactic education of physical activity in children with ADHD syndrome (analysis case histories, recommendations psychomotor didactic program and its specifics).


Mgr. Tereza Louková

  • Graduated from Specialization Psychology – Physical Education at the Faculty of P.E. and Sport, Charles University in Prague.
  • Since September 2008 she works at the Department of Psychology, Faculty of Education in Usti nad Labem and studies Ph.D. Social Psychology at the Faculty of Social Science Masaryk University in Brno.
  • She focuses on psychology of sport, health psychology and psychomotricity.

Theory in psychomotricity.


PhDr. Martin Dlabal, Ph.D.

  • Graduated from psychology at the Philosophical Faculty of the University Olomouc and followed by postgraduate study of social psychology at the Philosophical Faculty, Charles University in Prague.
  • He works as a clinical psychologist at Hospital Bulovka in Prague and from 2010 he also works at department of psychology Faculty of Education, Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Usti nad Labem.
  • He is specialized in hypnotic and no hypnotic communicative strategic therapy.

Workshop: Hand approach – hands as a mean of psychomotor therapy.


PhDr. Hana Kynštová

  • Graduated from Social Science at the University J.E.Purkyně in Usti nad Labem and Social Science at the University of Hradec Kralove.
  • Completes the study of Ph.D. focusing on psychomotor therapy in diagnosis schizophrenia with a focus on rehabilitation under the direction of B. Hatlova.
  • She works at the department of physiotherapy and occupational therapy, Faculty of Health Studies UJEP in Usti nad Labem.

    Workshop: Social activation program for clients with psychosis in a day care center.