TaKeTiNa® Rhythm Teacher Training in Europe 2021 – 2023

TaKeTiNa® Rhythm Teacher Training in Latin America 2018 – 2021

TaKeTiNa® Rhythm Teacher Training in Australia 2019 – 2021

Reinhard Flatischler started to train people in the art of leading a TaKeTiNa® process in 1984. Since then more than 15 three-year long TaKeTiNa® Teacher trainings have been successfully implemented in Europe, the US, Australia and Latin-America.
TaKeTiNa® Rhythm Teacher trainings are intense learning processes that enable participants to become authentic leaders and role models and work with a method that can be used in many different fields and contexts. 

The TaKeTiNa® Rhythm Teacher Training is for people who want to:

  • Develop skills and qualities of a true leader
  • Guide people with one of the most effective musical learning process of our time
  • Learn and teach rhythm and drumming on a professional level
  • Apply the principles of the TaKeTiNa® process to the one’s professional field, such as music instruction, dance, therapy, transformational work, medicine and social work.

The basic TaKeTiNa® rhythm teacher training course is an intense, three-year-long journey during which participants gather and learn to integrate musical, educational and therapeutic skills and knowledge. Certified TaKeTiNa® teachers can use those skills both as TaKeTiNa® teachers and in their work in related fields. Basic teachers may further develop their skills in advanced, senior and master level training courses.

More than 200 TaKeTiNa® teachers are currently working in Europe, the US and Australia in academic and clinical settings, in conjunction with psychotherapeutic practices, in the context of corporate training programs, music schools or in open workshops.

Training Brochures:

Europe 2019 – 2021 (german) 

Australia 2019 – 2021 (english)

Brazil 2018 – 2021 (portuguese)

Brazil 2018 – 2021 (spanish)


TaKeTiNa® Rhythm Therapy at Akademie Heiligenfeld, Bad Kissingen (Germany)

Because of its deep, positive psychological and physiological effects, TaKeTiNa® has been used in therapeutic settings from the very beginning. TaKeTiNa® Rhythm Therapy, developed by Reinhard Flatischler and Frank Rihm, applies the principles of TaKeTiNa® to clinical settings and has been successfully used the process for more than 15 years with patients from the „Fachklinik Heiligenfeld“, a leading therapeutic institution in Germany.  
The TaKeTiNa® Rhythm Therapy Training is aimed at physicians, psychologists and therapists, who want to use rhythm as a therapeutic tool. 

This professional training is focussed on: 

  • The use of TaKeTiNa® to develop rhythmic competence
  • Learning the musical instruments needed for the TaKeTiNa® process 
  • Learning how to use TaKeTiNa® in a therapeutic context
  • Learning how to combine verbal and non-verbal components into an effective therapeutic method
  • Getting a therapeutic understanding about inner processes triggered by rhythm
  • Dealing with difficult group situations