Concise bio

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

Professional situation

Psychiatrist and psychotherapist in private practice (no longer appicable)
Forensic psychiatry: occasional appearances as an expert witness (no longer appicable)


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)


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


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