Dance and movement as a therapy has the power to heal and transform life, has the power to inspire beauty, creativity, wellbeing and happiness through movements full of meaning. From an early age, the culture we live in denies us the path of expressing our feelings. We then go to school and our imagination is not accepted because it is not understood. Our true creativity […]
Thank you Mike for inviting me to participate with you all last Saturday, I did enjoy meeting some of you in the children’s zone. As dance therapists, we always start from where the child is. It was a little different here today as we were sharing the space with Jenny Any Dots the clown and other folks coming in and out and I wondered what […]
I am a qualified Dance Movement Psychotherapist whose approach is Person-Centred, with a somatic, body based orientation where music is an important element. I trained at Masters level and am registered with the Association for Dance Movement Psychotherapy (ADMP) UK.
Dance and creative movement therapy can help the child to realise their potential and contribute to the following: 1) Provide a form of therapeutic recreation through music, movement and art 2) Develop the child’s physical abilities 3) Put the child in touch with him/herself the emotions, power of concentration, memory and logic 4) Provide an outlet for stress and emotional frustration created by illness and […]