GLE International in Latvia
It began working on February 14, 2014, when there was the first opening session of the program “Existential-Analytical Fundamentals of Counseling” – “Introduction to Existential Analysis” and it has become possible due to the support of the International Society of Logotherapy and Existential Analysis in Vienna (Austria), the director of which is professor, PhD, MD, president of the International Society of Logotherapy and Existential Analysis (GLE-International) in Vienna, Alfried Langle.
Alfried Langle in 2003 founded the Institute of Existential-Analytical Psychology and Psychotherapy (IEAPP) in Moscow, and its director Svetlana Krivtsova, existential analyst (therapist diploma GLE-International), Ph.D., assistant professor of Personality Psychology Faculty of Moscow State Lomonosov University, Head of the Center of Applied Psychology and Education of the Academy of Social Management, became the leading trainer for the Riga groups.
The development of Alfried Langle’s direction of the Existential Analysis in Baltic States has become possible after a meeting with the Alfried Langle and Svetlana Krivtsova at the seminar in Birstonas (Lithuania) in the fall of 2013.
Then Alona Jakub (Ph.D., founder of the training center “Perspective”, practicing psychologist) with the support from Larissa Abelite (Master of Psychology, doctoral student of Daugavpils University, senior lecturer of the Baltic International Academy, a practicing psychologist) and Natalia Zatsepina (Ph.D., psychologist in Purvciems secondary school, practicing psychologist) in Riga has started a long-term program of education and training of psychologists consultants, therapists and coaches.
Leading trainer of R1 group is a psychotherapist GLE-International, Director of the Institute of Existential-Analytical Psychology and Psychotherapy (IEAPP) in Moscow, Ph.D., and assistant professor of Personality Psychology Faculty of Moscow State Lomonosov University Svetlana Krivtsova.
Seminar in Birstonas (Lithuania) in the autumn of 2013: Alfried Langle, Svetlana Krivtsova, Christopher Wurm, MD, a psychiatrist and existential psychotherapist of GLE-international in Australia, Alona Jakub, Larissa Abelite and Natalia Zatsepina
During the 2014 and 2015 seven sessions of long-term educational program GLE-International for R1 group were held in Riga.
Also there were held public lectures and seminars:
On the 11th of December 2014 director of the Institute of Existential-Analytical Psychology and Psychotherapy (IEAPP) in Moscow, Ph.D., assistant professor of Personality Psychology Faculty in Moscow State Lomonosov University Svetlana Krivtsova
held a lecture inthe Baltic International Academy.
“Productive Life in Harmony with Myself and the World: Existential Analysis in Business”
Now GLE International is founded on the training center “Perspective” basis, jointly taking part in various projects of international, national and local government level and collaborates with commercial and government organizations, implementing various research and social projects.