The Hellinger Institute of Western Pennsylvania was founded in 2003 by Mark Wolynn and Carola Castillo to promote the principles of Bert Hellinger's phenomenological family systems theory
Mark Wolynn is the Director of The Family Constellation Institute in San Francisco. He conducts workshops and training in Inherited Family Trauma throughout the USA, England, Canada and Latin America, and for the University of Pittsburgh's 4th-year Psychiatry Residency Training Program and Graduate School of Social Work's Continuing Education Program. Mark is a contributor to the author of the forthcoming book It Didn't Start With You (Viking, April 2016) Mark is a regular presenter at hospitals, clinics, conferences and teaching centers. He specializes in working with depression, anxiety, obsessive thoughts, fears, panic disorders, self-injury, chronic pain and persistent symptoms and conditions.
Mark is a Summa Cum Laude graduate in English and Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh. His graduate work at the University of Pittsburgh and at the University of Arizona was also in English. Mark has published poetry in The New Yorker.
Carola Castillo is the Founder and Director of the Bert Hellinger Institutes of Venezuela,
The Hellinger Institute of Northern California