constellation - How it works in a group... or one on one...
Constellation in a group
The client states his concern. Then he chooses a representative for himself
and for other relevant people. The representatives utter the feelings of the
people they represent.The unknown cause of the client’s concern becomes
Eventually, the client assumes his part in the constellation. Then he can feel
the positive changes for himself.
ADVANTAGE:In a group constellation,clients have the advantage of
being able to observe themselves from an outside perspective.
One on one constellation
First the client states his concern. Then he positions chairs or other objects as representatives in the room. The
client assumes the various positions of the objects and is able to understand the feelings represented in the constellation. Instead of objects in a room, the client can choose pawns or figures,
which one places on a systemic board. Through the placement of the figures, the dynamics of the family or professional system become visible.
ADVANTAGE:Client’s advantage in a one on one constellationis the chance of achieving a positive
solution without the necessity of opening up to a group of strangers.