HISTORY OF CORE ENERGETICS
DR. SIGMUND FREUD
Father of Psychoanalytic Theory
Formed the theory that all healing takes place
by uncovering childhood memories held in the unconscious mind.
DR. WILHELM REICH
Character Analysis Theory
Student of Freud who formed the theory that the
body holds memory and that healing needed to happen within both the body and mind.
Co-Founders of Bioenergetic Analysis
DR. ALEXANDER LOWEN
In 1978, Dr. John Pierrakos created Core Energetics having done research on the spiritual discipline called Pathwork as well as the nature of human energy fields. He added these elements into the Bioenergetic Analysis model and Core Energetics was born – a holistic process encompassing body, emotion, mind and spirit.
Students of Reich who developed this Mind-Body Psychotherapy proving that blocks to emotional expression and wellness are revealed and expressed in the body as chronic muscle tensions which are often subconscious and need to be released for full healing.
DR. JOHN PIERRAKOS