Talking with a counselor can support you in challenges in your relationship as a couple and also in your relationship with your children.
Below is the information about counselors throughout Europe. You can contact them directly.
Name: Heidi Mayr
Languages: German, English
Methods: Diploma for counseling of families, partnership and education of children.
“I have been working in a social association which is connected to the governmental Youth and Family Office in Austria for 10 years. Through this I have various experiences in helping people in all kinds of family problems, mental sicknesses and addictions in today’s society.
From October 2018 on I am working fulltime for the BFD.”
Name: Marjorie Hill
Methods: Certified Imago Couples Therapist. Imago therapy is based on the theory feelings from childhood relationships carry into adult relationships. The goal is to help couples stop negatively reacting to their partners and instead see conflicts as an opportunity to heal and grow closer as a couple.
Also trained in many modalities for work with children, adults and families covering many issues. 30 years of experience.
Name: Rosemarie Tijsterman
Languages: German, English and Dutch
Methods: Certified Emotion code practitioner and Counselor.
Working since many years as a personal counselor within our movement for individuals, couples and families.
Name: Franz Kerschbaummayr
Languages: English, German, Italian
Method: Certified Emotion code practitioner and Counselor.
Body code and Original Emotion code (developed by Kurt Sattlberger).
Even we did not finish yet our education as counselor we started with Family counseling.
Name: Margoth Kalstad
Languages: English, Norwegian
Method: Gestalt Therapy. “Gestalt” means whole and based on theory that people need to be viewed as a whole (mind, body, and soul) and that we understand ourselves best when viewing in the present. Instead of talking about past situations, clients are encouraged to experience them, perhaps through re-enactment.
Name: Ludmila Buzu
Languages: Russian, English, Korean, Ukrainian, French, Romanian
Method: Counseling families, children, youth
“I’ve been a full-time member over 20 years in the movement and had the experience to interpret lots of internal guidance from Korean or English and later conveyed such content to others. I also work for the BFD since 2007 and had experience talking with Blessing candidates. We live in our Church community having tight relations with each other and often discussing problematic issues freely so it educated me a lot. We’re organizing Blessed families’ meetings every 3 months where we share about our hardships and look for solutions”.
Name: Anna Kalmatskaya
Languages: Russian, English
Method: Counseling of families and children.
“Since my joining the Movement, for 27 years I have been working as a full-time member in witnessing and education sphere, as a lecturer and leader, as well as in public sphere. I have been living three or two families together for 15 years. So, I have big experience of communicating, resolving conflicts and counseling families and individuals on faith and relationship issues”.
Name: Mykhailo Ilin
Languages: Ukrainian, Russian, English
Method: Counseling of families.
” I am a graduate from the Medical Institute, and before I become a full-time member was working in the clinic.
In the last 15 years, I worked in our church with families helping to solve a different kind of problem or conflict. The last ten years worked with the governmental office for Family and Youth; therefore, I have various experience in helping families and youth and, in the present time, completing my Ph.D. course in psychology. Recently passed a psychology course at National Medical University on classical psychoanalysis. During the last five years and in the present time, I led 12 families in group therapy.
From October 2019, I worked for BFD”.