About me

Besides my professions in personal training and psychotherapy, I am working as a consultant and instructor for health facilities and educational institutions, including:

Basic and academic education

2013 – 2018
Advanced Method-specific Psychotherapy training (Individual Psychology), Sigmund Freud Private University (Vienna)

2013 – 2016
Ph.D. "Psychotherapy Science", Sigmund Freud Private University (Vienna)

2011 – 2013
Bachelor "Science of Psychotherapy", Sigmund Freud Private University (Vienna)
Propadeutical Psychotherapy training, Sigmund Freud Private University (Vienna)

2008 – 2010
Master "Sport Science", University of Vienna and School of Human Movement and Exercise Science (University of Western Australia)

2004 – 2008
Bachelor "Sport Management", University of Vienna

Specific education

2019
The egoististic immune system, Physiozentrum für Weiterbildung (Vienna)

2018
Vipassana-Meditation, Vipassana Austria (Lower Austria)

2017
K-Taping Therapy, K-Taping Academy (Klagenfurt)

2016
MFT Consultant, MFT (Vienna)

2014
Symposium Sports Medicine, BE Perfect Eagle (Vienna)
TCM in Sports Medicine, BSO (Vienna)

2013
Strength Training with focus on barbell, BSO (Styria)

2012
Multifunctional Backtraining, die Personaltrainer (Vienna)
Slingtraining, die Personaltrainer (Vienna)
Psychoregulation and Awareness Control in Sports, BSO (Lower Austria)

2011
Trainer for Health, Sportunion West Wien (Vienna)
Rehabilitation in Capsule- and Fascia-Injuries, die Personal Trainer (Vienna)
Nutrition for Marathon and Triathlon, IMSB Austria (Lower Austria)

2010
Muscle Fascia, Dr. Robert Schleip (Vienna)
Stabilization and Core Training, die Personal Trainer (Vienna)
Lactate supported Strength Training, IIW (Vienna)
Warm-Up, die Personal Trainer (Vienna)
Rope-Skipping, die Personal Trainer (Vienna)
Psychophysiology in Sports, ASP (Salzburg)
Personality in Sports, BSO (Vienna)
Within the Limits of Human Performance, FH Wiener Neustadt (Lower Austria)

2009
Relaxation Training, die Personal Trainer (Vienna)
Differential Strength Training in Degenerative Diseases, Gottlob/Kletterwerkstatt (Vienna)
Gymstick Training, die Personal Trainer (Vienna)
Staby and Vibration Training, die Personal Trainer (Vienna)
Kettlebells, NFA (Vienna)
Training á la carte – Nutritional Optimizing of Sports Performance, AMA (Vienna)

2008
Sports Trainer, Sports Medicine Australia (Perth)
Shut Down by Shin Pain, Sports Medicine Australia (Perth)
Strenflex Gold, BSPA (Linz
Personal Training Intro, die Personal Trainer (Vienna)
Coordinative Strength Training, die Personal Trainer (Vienna)
Muscle-efficient Training, BASK (Vienna)

2006
Optimizing Performance – How?, BSO (Styria)

2005
Snowboard Instructor, ZSU (Vienna)

Publications

Geißler, Daniel (2017): Bewegende Individualpsychologie. Körperliche Aktivität als gesundheitsförderndes Element in der Psychotherapie. Gießen, Psychosozial-Verlag.
https://www.psychosozial-verlag.de/catalog/product_info.php/cPath/1000_1200/products_id/2836

Geißler, Daniel (2017): Körperliche Aktivität in der individualpsychologischen Psychotherapie. Möglichkeiten für die Beziehung. Zeitschrift für freie psychoanalytische Forschung und Individualpsychologie, 4(1), 49–69.
http://journals.sfu.ac.at/index.php/zfpfi/article/view/146

Geißler, Daniel (2017): Körperliche Aktivität als gesundheitsförderndes Tool für eine bewegende Individualpsychologie, In: Geißler, Peter und Rieken, Bernd (Hg.). Der Körper in der Individualpsychologie. Theorie und Praxis. Gießen, Psychosozial-Verlag, 149–166.
https://www.psychosozial-verlag.de/2651

Geißler, Daniel (2016): Walk-and-Talk-Therapie im Selbstversuch. Psychoanalyse & Körper, 28(13), 97–101.
https://www.psychosozial-verlag.de/8179

Geißler, Daniel (2015): Therapeutische Arbeit mit einer Messi. Psychoanalyse & Körper, 27(14), 113–118.
https://www.psychosozial-verlag.de/8159

Geißler, Daniel (2006): Leistungsmotivation im Sport, motivationsfördernde Einflüsse und Aspekte. Psychosozial, 106(29), 109–121.
https://www.psychosozial-verlag.de/26054