is a mother of four children and has worked as a Waldorf kindergarten teacher in Israel, and also with adults from all walks of life; in refugee camps, prisons and in palliative care.
Marionette plays, shadow theatre and toy -making were of special therapeutical importance in often challenging social situations.
Since 1982, Christiane has given lectures and seminars on the significance of fairytales at the Theatre Faculty in Tel Aviv-University, State Teacher Seminars, and Waldorf- Teacher Training in Israel and British Columbia.
Since moving to Canada she also gave lectures on fairytales and human biography to psychologists, mental health therapists and lawyers, specializing in mediation.
She currently lives on Hornby -Island, BC