About Norberto Keppe
Norberto R. Keppe, Ph.D. holds degrees in philosophy, social science, psychology, business administration and psychoanalysis and is a graduate of Viktor E. Frankl’s School of Vienna. Keppe worked for 28 years at the largest hospital in Latin America (the Hospital das Clínicas of São Paulo, Brazil) where he founded the Department of Psychosomatic Medicine. His private clinic in São Paulo has the largest number of patients of any clinic in the country. Keppe was professor at the Schools of Medicine of the Catholic University and the University of São Paulo; the School of Social Work of the Catholic University of São Paulo, and at São Caetano University.
His formal study and training includes a number of years spent in Vienna with Prof. Viktor E. Frankl at the Polyclinical Hospital (School of Existencial Analysis); Prof. Hans Hoff at the Neuropshychiatric Clinic of the University of Vienna; Prof. Knut Baumgarten at the Child Guidance Clinic, and other psychoanalytical groups.
He is the founder and president of ISAT, the International Society of Analytical Trilogy, formerly Integral Psychoanalysis, and has written thirty three psycho-social therapeutic books which have been translated into eight languages. He has unceasingly attended clients all over the world including New York where he lived for five years and Europe for eight years while developing the greater part of his work in the fields of Socio-pathology, Metaphysics and the New Physics.
Keppe has lectured in more than seventeen countries around the world and has been called by the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), “Undoubtedly the most original heterodox contemporary writer of our times.”
Norberto Keppe is the creator of a new scientific field called psycho-social pathology, the study of the relationships between psycho pathology and social pathology, achieving a psycho-social therapy applicable in a wide range of human endeavor.
Norberto Keppe returned to Brazil in 1997 where he developed among other activities, the Trilogical psycho-linguistic therapeutic method of language teaching, as well as the Keppe Motor, a newly invented non-pollutant motor which utilizes the existing energy of the universe. www.keppemotor.com