Machiel Klerk is a licensed mental health therapist, with a specialty in working with dreams.
Machiel Klerk is a licensed mental health therapist, with a specialty in working with dreams. He is also an international speaker and dedicated social entrepreneur. Machiel has studied Psychology for more than 20 years. His resonance with Carl Jung first led him to the Jung Institute in Zurich, and later to the Pacifica Graduate Institute in California where he obtained a Masters Degree and trained to become a psychotherapist. He has also completed a three-year training program in depth psychology and dream work with Robert Bosnak.
"one of the world's most recognized dream workers"
Connect with Machiel
2015-2017: African Divination Training – Three year training in African indigenous healing methods with Malidoma Some & other African shamans.
2013: Completed level 1 Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy
2009 – 2013: Completed a 3 year weekly training program in Depth Psychology and Dreamwork, leading to certificate of Embodied Imagination Therapist, Robert Bosnak, Los Angeles and online
2005 – 2008: Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology, Pacifica Graduate Institute
2003: Reiki training, Katmandu, Nepal & Ayurvedic massage course, Benares, India
2002: Intensive summer program in Jungian psychology, Jung Institute, Zurich
2000–2002: Professional education Astrology training, Karen Hamaker-Zondag, Stichting Orderir, Amsterdam
1992–1997: Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Languages, University of Amsterdam
Therapy Work Experience
2011 – current: Private practice
2008 – 2011: Therapist at YouthCare, residential treatment for troubled teens.
2006 – 2008: Therapist at First Step House, a clinic for adults with a substance abuse diagnosis.
2011- current Founding President of Jung Platform
2009 – current Founding President of Jung Society of Utah
2004-2007 Global Product Manager for iBAHN
1999-2003 Co-founder MyCall.com
1997-1999 Several sales & marketing positions