Story: Alternative health therapies

Rebirthing

Rebirthing

London-based rebirthing therapists Gillian Steel (sitting) and Diana Roberts train people in Wellington in 1985. Rebirthing is a psychological therapy which examines and resolves an individual's problematic issues and experiences by taking that person back to their birth mentally and emotionally. Rebirthing is believed to be the release of the 'baggage' acquired during a person's birth and subsequent life.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP-1985-0093
Photograph by Merv Griffiths

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Alternative health therapies - Psychological therapies', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/27956/rebirthing (accessed 24 July 2018)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 6 Apr 2018