Talks / News / Activities

Workshops for MEA / IDA
(use of the software/statistical approaches to data analysis/technical expertise for the setup and operation of equipment) and

Workshops on the theoretical and practical application of nonverbal behavior in psychotherapy

may be booked directly at:

Topics may focus on methodology/instructional aspects of MEA/IDA or

on theoretical/practical aspects of nonverbal behaviour (e.g. in psychotherapy).

Workshops usually last 1 day (7 to 8 hours) or may be arranged across 2 days.
The program will be adapted to your audience or your wishes.
Please ask for availability and further information.

Languages: German / English

Upcoming and past talks by Fabian Ramseyer:

Congress: “Fortbildungstagung der Weiterbildung Psychotherapie”
Universität Bern, Bern, Schweiz.

Date: February 16th, 2019

Title: Attunement in der Psychotherapie: Das nonverbale Verhalten der Dyade informiert über Therapiebeziehung, Therapieerfolg und Psychopathologie.


Congress: “How advanced methodologies can bring us closer to a deeper clinical understanding of psychotherapy processes.”
Hebrew University (Jerusalem) and University of Haifa, Israel.

Date: July 2-5. 2018

Title: Using advanced video analyses to automatically capture nonverbal processes in psychotherapy dyads.

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Congress: “Synchronisations-Workshop”
Universitätsklinikum Jena, Institut für Psychosoziale Medizin und Psychotherapie

Date: March 19.-20. 2018

Title: –

Link: –

Congress: Kolloquium „Psychologie an der Bergischen Universität“
 Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany

Date: July 6. 2017

Title: Nonverbale Synchronisation in zwischenmenschlicher Interaktion: Ein Marker für Beziehungsqualität und Erfolg.

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Congress: Workshop

Institution: Psychologische Hochschule Berlin, Germany

Date: June 30. 2017

Title: Attunement in der Pschotherapie: Wie man nonverbale Angleichungsprozesse quantifiziert, und was sie zur Vorhersage und Analyse von Therapieprozessen beitragen können.


Congress: 48th International Annual Meeting, Society for Psychotherapy Research (SPR)
 University of Toronto, Canada

Date: June 21. 2017

Title: Motion Energy Analysis: Automated assessment of nonverbal behavior in psychotherapy.


Congress: Werkstatt für musiktherapeutische Forschung
Universität Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany

Date: Feb 10. 2017

Title: Synchronisation nonverbalen Verhaltens: Ein Indikator für Beziehungsqualität und psychische Befindlichkeit.

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Congress: 9. Berner Herbst-Symposium Gurten
 University Hospital of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Bern, Switzerland

Date: Dec 08. 2016

Title: Nonverbale Synchronisation in der Psychotherapie

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Congress: Rhythm.Balance.Resonance; Psychoanalytic Conversation Research
 International Psychoanalytic University, Berlin, Germany

Date: Nov 27. 2015

Title: Motion Energy Analysis (MEA) einer Sitzung


Institution: EuroMov, University of Montpellier, France

Date: Oct 14. 2015

Title: Synchronized movement in social interaction: a marker of relationship quality


Institution: Sommerakademie DGVT, University of Bern, Switzerland

Date: Jul 2–4. 2015

Title: Neuere Forschungs-Ergebnisse zur nonverbalen Feinabstimmung von TherapeutIn und PatientIn und die Praxis der Beachtung des Nonverbalen

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Congress: Inputs/Outputs conference
 Brighton and Sussex Medical School; University of Sussex, Brighton, UK

Date: Jun 26. 2013

Title: Synchronized movement in social interaction: a marker of relationship quality


Congress: “Moving from Within”. 2nd International Congress on Movement Analysis in Education, Therapy and Science
 Freising, Germany

Date: Jun. 2010

Title: Nonverbal synchrony in psychotherapy

Congress: Nonverbale Synchronisation in Beratung und Therapie. [Nonverbal synchrony in counseling and therapy].
Institut für Weiterbildung, Pädagogische Hochschule Bern, Switzerland

Date: May, 2010

Title: Nonverbale Synchronisation in Beratung und Therapie

Congress: International COST 2102 Conference on Verbal and Nonverbal Features of Human-Human and Human-Machine Interaction
 Patras, Greece

Date: Oct. 2007

Title: Nonverbal behavior in psychotherapy: Synchronized interaction patterns, global movement characteristics and outcome.