Concise bio

Jean-Marie Decuypere
Born at Kortrijk (Belgium) on 10/02/1957
Married, 2 children

Professional situation

Psychiatrist and psychotherapist in private practice
Forensic psychiatry: occasional appearances as an expert witness

Training

1975-1982 Medicine (KU Leuven), passed six times magna cum laude
1982-1987 Neuropsychiatry (4 years psychiatry and 1 year of neurology KU Leuven)
1986-1988 A + B training in hypnotherapy (Vlaamse Vereniging voor Autogene Training en Hypnotherapie)
1987-1988 Training in aura and chakra healing (Isis Centre, Gent)
2001-2002 Postgraduate multidisciplinary forensic inquiry (Certificate, KU Leuven)

Memberships

Joint founder (Sept. 2000) Association for Transpersonal Psychiatry (www.transpsy.nl) in the Netherlands and Belgium (Flemish Region)
Member of the American Psychiatric Association (www.psychiatry.org)

Articles

On mysticism (1986), healing (1989), reïncarnation therapy (1990), channeling (1996 and 1999),
the spiritual taboo in psychiatry (1998), New Age misunderstandings (2006 en 2008), ...