Dr. Ivanina Reitenbach is a Bulgarian, living in Germany since 2002. She studied Psychology at the University of Tübingen and received her doctorate in Psychology at the University of Potsdam. Since 2014 she has been living and working in Hamburg as an embodiment coach, trainer and facilitator. She supports individuals as well as groups activating their embodied knowledge and finding fresh solutions for questions and challenges within their personal and work context.
She has been teaching within the field of Business Psychology at the University of Applied Sciences Hamburg and BiTS. Her current academic project has been introducing the U process to business psychology students.
She ist the cofounder of the Embodiment Institute Hamburg in cooperation with her partner Nadja Roder-Winkel. Their embodiment approach draws its inspiration from Social Presencing Theatre (Arawana Hayashi), Improvisation & Performance Dance, Hypnotherapy and Authentic Movement.