Dr. Peter Valentin was born in Regensburg in 1952. He obtained his PhD at the CAU in Kiel and now has his own practice, also in Kiel, where he works as a medical specialist in general medicine.
He also teaches at the Medical Society of Qigong Yansheng in Bonn. He focusses on natural medicine, acupuncture, relaxation technniques, stress management, qigong and mind-body medicine. In his lecture “Salutogenic Theory – a philosophy that is adaptable to children and adolescents” he will talk about how the mind-body medicine (mbm) can provide effective strategies to optimise therapeutic work situations In the determination of salutogenetic experience. Subjects of strehoss, self-effectiveness, mindfulness and the activation of resources play an important role. The use of very short interventions support the implementation of the learnings into the personal everyday life. His speech gives a review of the mbm and simple practical exercises.