Katinka Gøtzsche

Katinka Gøtzsche

Chairwoman, Society for the Promotion of Life Wisdom in Children, Denmark

Katinka Gøtzsche is the chairwoman of the Danish Society for the Promotion of Life Wisdom in Children. She works with professionals working with children and youth, teaching them about relational competence, and cultivating presence, awareness and empathy. Her current activities include the EU funded program “Hand in Hand”, and a two-year training program “Training Empathy”. She also works at The Danish Centre for Mindfulness at Aarhus University. She holds an MA in Dramaturgy and Psychology, and lives at Vaekstcenteret, a contemplative community in Denmark under the guidance of founder Jes Bertelsen.