Friedgard (Freda) Blob
Certifying Coordinator of The International Focusing Institute,
Senior Teacher of the German Focusing Network FN,
Certified FOT with Specialization in FOAT®.
Personcentred Psychotherapist and Teaching Consultant, Counselor for Existential Wellbeing.
Focusing Oriented Expressive Arts FOAT® Practitioner, Certified Guided Drawing® Practitioner, Art Therapist in Training.
Registered non-medical Practitioner for Psychotherapy, M.Psych., M.Ed.
Welcome to Freda's TIFI Profil and her
website Expressive Arts Focusing!
2020 - 2023 currently running
Scientific Training in Art Therapy, Catholic University of Applied Sciences Freiburg/GER
Advanced Focusing Oriented Expressive Arts FOAT® Training, Focusing and Expressive Arts Institute, Santa Rosa/USA
Course Healing with the Arts, Certificate University of Florida/US
Training in Healing Trauma with Guided Drawing® (Certified GD® Practitioner), Institute for Sensorimotor Art Therapy and School for Initiatic Art Therapy, Apollo Bay/ AU
Course Natural Historic Illustration: Nature, Science and Culture, Certificate University of Newcastle/AU
Training in Focusing Oriented Expressive Arts FOAT® (Certified FOAT® Practitioner), Focusing and Expressive Arts Institute, Santa Rosa/USA
Art Brut for self-therapy
Wood carving summer workshop with
Study tours to International Stone Sculpture Symposia in Vienna and the Netherlands
Artist at the International Stone Sculpture Symposium Kaiserslautern
Study of Design Technique GH Essen
Focus of studies: Stone Sculpture
Prof. Franz Rudolf Knubel
1978 - 1980 Internships in the creative handicraft: screen printing, signwriter and
typeface painting, painter and varnisher. Training course in carpentry, Düsseldorf
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