Creating Promising Futures Through Social Construction
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Phone: +54 11 4816-4628
A native of Belgium, Karin has resided in many countries including the US, Canada, and various European and Latin American countries before settling down in Buenos Aires Argentina. This personal experience was responsible for shaping her professional interest in intercultural issues. She enjoys working with individuals, couples and families of diverse backgrounds and cultures.
Karin earned her BA from Carleton University (Ottawa, Canada), her MA from the United States International University (Mexico campus), a postgraduate in Systemic Psychotherapy from the Universidad de Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires, Argentina), and her PhD in Psychology from the Universidad del Salvador (Buenos Aires, Argentina). Karin is currently in private practice in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She is also a university professor, a board member of the Asociación de Psicoterapia Sistémica de Buenos Aires, and an associate of the Fundación Centro de Estudios Sistémicos (associated with the Houston Galveston Institute).
She is the editor-in-chief of the Argentinean family therapy journal Sistemas familiares y otros sistemas humanos, she hosts the online community Postmodern Therapies (PMTH), and is the author of Abuso emocional en la pareja: Construcciones y deconstrucciones de género, and has also written numerous articles on postmodern topics. She lectures in national and international conferences on topics such as the social construction of gender, postmodernism and impunity. She is especially interested in collaborative and narrative practices, reflecting processes and social constructionism.
She lives with her daughter in the central part of Buenos Aires.
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