Friedgard E. Blob

  • Certifying Coordinator of The International Focusing Institute TIFI
  • Senior Teacher of the German-Swiss Focusing Network FN
  • Certified Focusing Oriented Therapist with Specialization in FOAT®
  • Personcentred Psychotherapist and Teaching Consultant, Counselor for Existential Wellbeing
  • Focusing Oriented Expressive Arts FOAT® Practitioner & Trainer, Certified Guided Drawing® Practitioner
  • Art Therapist in Training
  • Basis Trainings in Wholebody Focusing and Biosynthesis
  • Registered non-medical Practitioner for Psychotherapy
  • M.Psych., M.Ed.
© Photo Studio de Maddalena
© Photo Studio de Maddalena

Welcome to Freda's TIFI Profil!

Training in Arts

2020 - 2022 currently running

Scientific Training in Art Therapy, Catholic University of Applied Sciences Freiburg/GER



Courses in Trauma Informed Practise in Counceling and Expressive Arts Therapy at PESI Health Care and Caldwell University, New Jersey/US



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



Practical courses with Paolo Pesi, Pistoia/ITA, Herbert Schmidt/Künstlerhof Rottenburg and Andrea Gauß/Künstlerei Tübingen



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 Thomas Wojciechowicz, Saarbrücken.

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


art brut for self-therapy
art brut for self-therapy
Interntional Stone Sculpture Symposium Kaiserslautern
Interntional Stone Sculpture Symposium Kaiserslautern