Psychodrama at Doha
We are a learning group with three psychodrama trainees (Shaheen, Jinesh and me, Kabeer) and one certified Psychodrama Director ( Ms. Chaitali Shetty CP ) in Qatar. We meet once in every month with an average participation of 10 members. We met at Inspire Training Academy on January 30th where we applied psychodrama (protagonist play) for personal work. Ms. Chaitali Shetty CP led the process. Guests are welcome.
Psychodrama Training group started at Beijing, China
28th & 29th March 2020 (9 a.m. to 5 pm) Beijing, China This workshop is particularly useful for coaches, counsellors, psychologist, psychiatrists and other mental health professionals as well as HR managers and senior leaders from non-clinical settings as education, business and professional training and offers a unique and creative way to explore and solve personal conflicts through ‘spontaneity creativity’- an invitation to enable past, present and future life events through enactment rather than talking. For More Information, Download PDF
Psychodrama Training group started at Coimbatore
In Feb. 2019 the first all Indian trainers formal Psychodrama Training group started at Coimbatore. This group had successful meetings to learn Psychodrama in April, August and October and will meet a conclude their “Psychodrama Leadership Programm” in Dec. 2019. Most will continue in 2020. New participants can join. The program is organized by ASHA CHILD, Coimbatore and supported by Vedadrama India. See the participants with their Trainer Madhu Shukla PAT (Practitioner and Trainer, first row middle), Bangalore and Raguraman K, CPP (550 hours; to the right), from Coimbatore.
Training at nift with staff and guests
The Director of NIFT New Delhi asked Dr. Jochen Becker-Ebel to interact with the staff of NIFT (National Institute of Fashion Technology) to improve the educational and counselling skills. Apart from Professors of NIFT some staff of other universities and a group of coaches from Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida and even Doha attended. The 20 participants of this weekend course (Friday / Saturday) got a great introduction into Psychodrama and Sociometry and its application in Teaching and they had fun. Next to trainer Dr. Becker-Ebel (first row center) are Ms. Rashmi Datt (Co-trainer, PAT, to his left) and as well Dr. Sunita Chugh (Co-Trainer to his right), who is a teacher at NIFT too.
Coimbatore exam Feb. 2019
From 2015 to 2018 a group of 14 participants from Coimbatore studied Psychodrama. The course had a duration of 550 training hours. Mr. Klaus Harter took the exam in Dec. 2018 After attending a final theory class in Feb. 2019 with Dr. Karen Drucker TEP and Dr. Steven Durost, both TSM Trainers in Traumatherapy Nine participants received their certificates jointly issued by MIEÜ, Asha CHILD and Vedadrama India Pvt. Ltd. Among the certified participants if Mr. Raguraman, the new co-trainer of the second Coimbatore group. On the picture is Saru, the founder of Asha CHILD, Dr. Jochen, the founder of Vedadrama and the two American trainers chasing out the balance of exam fear in the room, while the participants smiling.
Bangalore group the TSM model of psychodramatic Trauma-therapy
Dr. Steven Durost, founder of a Expressive arts training center near Boston, USA, and Dr. Karen Drucker, TEP, boths TSM trainers of the were teaching to an enlarged Bangalore group the TSM model of psychodramatic Trauma-therapy. Participants from India, Qatar and Finland / India attended. They come again in Feb. 2020, pls join either at Delhi or at Bangalore. Limited seats are available.
Model of Trauma-therapy through Psychodrama
In Feb. 2019 the Model of Trauma-therapy through Psychodrama was brought to Coimbatore by the TSM (Therapeutic spiral Model) Trainers DR. Steven Durost and Dr. Karen Drucker from USA. This open four day workshop had been full of fun and deep insides.
The Harvard Library at Boston
Tired: After a long day of reading the original letters of J L Moreno to Indian Experts in the historical part of the Harvard Library at Boston in May 2019.
Mumbai wonderful Psychodrama Introduction
At Mumbai Santosh Babu and his team of ODA organized a wonderful Psychodrama Introduction for this 20 people from OD sector (HRD, Coaching, Universities) at the Grand Hyatt Mumbai in September 2019. Soon a full 16 days program will start at Mumbai.
New Delhi Group meeting
The New Delhi Group, meeting at the Andaz Hotel at Aerocity had wonderful days in August 2019.
Delhi october 2019
The Delhi Group continues with New members.
Bangalore August 2019
The second large Bangalore group with Guest trainer from Taiwan: Jarly PAT completed four wonderful and inspiring days of Psychodrama training.
Dehli August 2019
The new group at New Delhi – Gurgaon had a fantastic start: Rashmi Datt CP with Seema Naik CP as Trainer/co-trainer and Savita Dhawan TEP as visiting trainer.
Psychodrama Director – certified Practitioner CP
On August 11st 2019 the first large group of Vedadrama India Pvt. Ltd. participants were certified after 4 to 5 years of learning as “Psychodrama Director – certified Practitioner CP”. Klaus Harter, Germany and Savita Dhawan TEP, Germany/India were the examiners. Congratulations to the 14 who passed.
IAC meeting: Dr Jochen got elected to the Board
At Moncton, New Braunswig, Canada the International Association for Counselling held the annual meeting together with the Canadian association for Counselling CCPA. Dr Jochen was elected as to the board of IAC and got a free annual membership of CCPA.
Jochen at asgpp
Dr Jochen Becker-Ebel presented a workshop on Advaita and Psychodrama at the ASGPP Conference 2019.
Vedadrama at NYU
Adj. Prof. Dr. Jochen Becker-Ebel with Ass. Prof. Nisha Sajnani, Associate Professor and Director, Drama Therapy Program at New York University teaching. Dr Jochen will teach there in April 2020. NYU was the University Dr J L Moreno was teaching some 80 year back.
Dr Jochen at the original Moreno stage
Adj. Prof Dr Jochen Becker-Ebel visited the Original Moreno stage at the Hudson valley institute in May 2019.
Dr Jochen at TSM International at Dr Stevens house
Adj. Prof Dr Jochen Becker-Ebel met Dr Kate Hudgins and the full TSM staff at the house of Dr Steven Durost near Manchester, NH, USA. Steven and Karen Drucker will teach at Delhi and Bangalore in Feb. 2020 the TSM Modell of psychodrama Trauma-Therapy.
Vedadrama Education IAC accredited
Great news for the new year: IAC acrdited the Executive Education programms of Vedadrama India in Humanistic Psychodrama. IAC is the international umbrella organisation for therapy, counselling and coaching.
18 participants from Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha, Bejing, Delhi, Bangalore, Mangalore and Europe participated at the first University certificate course in Psychodrama from Dec. 6th to 9th 2018 at Mangalore. Dr. Jochen Becker-Ebel, Adjunct Professor for Psychodrama conducted the course together with Ms. Chaitali Shetty from Doha (front row centre) and Ms. Haseena Abdullah from Manipal (to her left)        
Preparation meet at Doha for the first psychodrama Training: Feb 2nd and 3rd 2018    
Coimbatore Group Meets~Trainers Batch
The colorful Coimbatore group meets for the fifth time for two days. The two year program will follow now. Sorry. No places are free.
Delhi/Gurgaon Group Commences
The new Group at New Delhi/Gurgaon started with 25 participants. Most of them decided to go for a two years journey which will start in July 2017. Places on a waiting list are still free.
Leadership Certifications in Chennai Batch
Three participants got the leadership (one year) certification in Psychodrama at Chennai: Dr Mohan, Jayashree and Anandh.
CPP certificate
Three participants got CPP certificate (2.5 years)  in the first Bengaluru group: Aruna, Sudha, Madhu.
Certification day at Hamburg for Andreas with Helmut Schwehm and Jochen Becker-Ebel
CPP certificate
Mr AK Saravanan got his CPP certificate through Klaus Ernst Harter and Jochen Becker-Ebel