September 2, 2010

Somatics Workshop for Social Workers

In the fall I led a one-day workshop for a group of social workers at Synergy Services in Kansas City on "resiliency" and somatic practice.  We were exploring the idea that mental, social, and personal well being can be approached through movement practices that encourage self-awareness, and study of one's movement habits.

 

August 25, 2016

Dancing with Disease: A Dancer's Reflections on Moving with People with Parkinson's and Memory Loss

Frontiers in Neurology, August 25, 2016

An opinion article I was invited to contribute to the Fontiers in Neurology research topic forum on "Sound, Music and Movement in Parkinson Disease." I share experiences of dancing with elders living with degenerative disease, and suggestions to researchers for further investigation from the experiential point of view. You can read the full article here.

July 11, 2016

Spontaneous Choreography Workshop 2016

Utah Repertory Dance Theatre

In summer '16 I was on faculty along with Danielle Agami of Ate9 Dance Company, for Repertory Dance Theatre Summer Intensive.