Movement Music and Emotions Workshop for Mothers and Babies

Movement Music and Emotions Workshop for Mothers and Babies

Movements of love Movement Music and emotions for Mothers and Babies A workshop designed specifically to nurture and build positive vibrations between mother and baby using specially selected music, exercises that are designed to reinforce the loving links necessary for optimal life experiences and fluid movements and dances that promote the healthy physiology of the baby and mother. Making possible new understandings, beautiful beginnings and […]

WHY DANCE MOVEMENT PSYCHOTHERAPY?

WHY DANCE MOVEMENT PSYCHOTHERAPY?

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 […]

Awakening the mind, body and soul

Awakening the mind, body and soul

Awakening the mind, body and soul in dance movement psychotherapy “Dance has been a vehicle for this conjunction of mind, body and soul with the eternal throughout time. The amelioration of suffering, the facilitation of life stages through rites of passage and the numinous connection to the spiritual have all come about through dance” Penny Lewis (1996) I have often felt many times when I […]

An introduction to my work with Children

An introduction to my work with Children

I have had the pleasure of working with many groups and classes of children with Autism Spectrum disorder. Sometimes they have poor expressive communication but good receptive ability. Other times they are able to express themselves perfectly but unable to receive information / signals / communication that comes towards them. I do feel that through movement we are more able to meet these special souls […]

Dance and Movement

Dance and Movement

DANCE Dance is life, it is as ancient as the world and it builds community and offers a respite from the daily life stressors that inhibit our natural impulses of relatedness, joy and the simple pleasure of moving the body. This short clip captures some of this essence