Part three of ‘emotional therapy for children’

Part three of ‘emotional therapy for children’

  Movement Codes Children with Dyspraxia can benefit greatly from movement, emotion and expression. By meeting the child in his/her movement pattern through playing there will happen spontaneous moments that respond to being met by the therapist.

Dance Therapy Tasters at the ’Take care of Yourself’ day at Bridges Community Centre Monmouth on June 7th

Dance Therapy Tasters at the ’Take care of Yourself’ day at Bridges Community Centre Monmouth on June 7th

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 […]

Dance Movement Therapy for Children with learning Disabilities

Dance Movement Therapy for Children with learning Disabilities

Part two So how might we as dmp’s unblock the child’s bodily resistances ? By bombarding the kinaesthetic sense perceptions from and during the warm up in preparing them to be in the session. We have a warm-up which begins from where the child is. It may be movement, it may be play! The aim is the letting go of tensions within the sensory-motor expression. […]

Dance Movement Therapy for children with learning disabilities

Dance Movement Therapy for children with learning disabilities

Dance Movement Therapy for children with learning disabilities   Part one:   Children with learning disabilities can benefit greatly from dance movement therapy in many ways. To start with, their confidence can develop, self-esteem strengthens and ability to make friends nurtured.