philoActiva

philosophical practice

dia-logue

a long path

narrative philosophy

dazwischen

Philosophical Counseling

 

 

 

consulenza filosofica

filosofisk rådgivning

pratiques philosophiques

Luigi Amato Kunst

Philosophical Consulting

Luigi Amato Kunst

Philosophical Counseling

Practice Areas:

I Domestic problems I Work Life’s changes I Integration Self identity Children’s sociality 

 

My approach: philosophical practice is the application of philosophical thoughts to concrete situations. The interaction between people takes place through a dialogue as opposed to a session, namely the therapeutic assignment of roles (patient and therapist). Dialogue makes people “to meet” in a special space (dazwischen) where new understandings may emerge.

My clients: are sensitive and determined people,  who feel that sometimes the life they have doesn’t happen to be the life they want. It isn’t the way they planned it. “Somehow the scripts got muddled up”. 

Psychotherapy and cognitive psychology deal the “singular self” as auto-self, (in Buber’s jargon, the I-It relation prevails) but we have no idea of how to inquire into the “other, as the real “object” toward which our thoughts, feelings, emotions are directed.

Philosophical practice is about this investigation. “The Other” can be only grasped by suspending any self-psychology. And it is by exploring the other that we can reach unknown regions of Self. This is the insight of Narrative ..».

PHILOSOPHICAL HELP DESK

it is a free of charge service. Anybody is welcomed to speak and tell its own story. The help desk service is usually located at some muncipal and health institutions ….»»

 

 

PRIVATE SESSION

it is possible to arrange a personal meeting either in Denmark or in Italy. A private philosophical consulting session can be arranged by email or by phone… »»

SKYPE

Luigi counsels individual clients world-wide, via Skype. To arrange a session contact me via email.  …»»

ON WRITING

I counsel people world-wide by writing analysis. This method helps you to take your time to reflect on logic, coherence and authenticity of your narration...»»

Luigi is adjunct member at American Philosophical Practitioner Association, (APPA) N.Y, member of American Philosophical Association (APA) and member of Internationale Gesellschaft fur Philosophische Praxis (IGPP) (Koln).