Lecturers and Assistants

Dr. Tjaša Stepišnik Perdih

Assistant Professor


Cooperation:  Lecturer

Contact hours: By agreement

E-mail: tjasa.stepisnik.perdih@fuds.si

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Research field: psychosomatics, trauma, dissociation, interoception, body awareness, sense of safety

Lecturer at subjects:
1st-cycle undergraduate study – General Psychology 1, Practice 1, Practice 3, Selected topics in psychotherapy, psychology and psychiatry, Deliquency theories and process of help in community, Knowledge and treatment skills 1, 2
2nd-cycle master’s study – Somatic Techniques in Counselling, Current Topics in Psychosocial Counselling

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Curriculum Vitae:

Tjaša Stepišnik Perdih is an assistant professor for psychosocial counselling. In 2007 she graduated in social pedagogy at Faculty for Education in Ljubljana, and in 2016 successfully defended her interdisciplinary doctoral thesis entitled Physiological measures of emotions and their role in the process of marital and family therapy. She is a couple and family therapist and TRE trainer (Tension, Stress and Trauma Releasing Exercises). In her own psychotherapeutic practice, she integrates body-oriented approaches (Sensorimotor Psychotherapy) with relational therapy. She is also a national representative for Slovenia at the European Society for Trauma and Dissociation (ESTD).