Arie Schockaert is an interdisciplinary artist and body-oriented therapist. He started a path of self healing after experiencing personal health problems and followed his intuition to explore body-oriented therapies and psycho-spiritual practices. During his journey he discovered and experienced self development practices from various traditions. Practices from ancient traditions such as taoism, yoga and tantra but also from modern body-oriented psychotherapeutic practices such as Bioenergetics and Biodynamic Breathwork & Trauma Release System. He combines elements of these practices in a unique way when working with individuals and groups.
Arie is a certified instructor of the Universal Healing Tao system. He also facilitates Reconnective Dance, an active dance meditation which he developed combining psycho spiritual practices with expressive dance and music. With a degree in music production and composition he produces the music, plays live instruments and collaborates with live musicians for individual sessions and group workshops. During sessions he has been described as trustworthy, accessible, sincere and playful.