Alice G.

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7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …


Dance/Movement Therapy

Dance/Movement Therapy and Autism: Dances of Relationship

In this, the first of a series of dance/movement therapy lectures produced for the public by the American Dance Therapy Association, Dr. Christina …

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Dance/Movement Therapy in Social Work

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

<i>Editors’ Note: Following the huge popularity of this post, article source Amy Morin has authored a guest post on exercises to increase mental strength here and Cheryl Conner has interviewed Amy in a Forbes video chat about this article here.</i><p>For all the time executives spend concerned about physical …

Dancing Through Dementia

Dancing Through Dementia: Basic Techniques<p>Just like the many schools of thought in psychology, there are many different schools of thought in …


How Your Body Affects Your Happiness: Tal Shafir at TEDxJaffa 2013


Dance Movement Therapy Celebrates Life in the Present for Persons with Dementia

Dance and embodied caregiving lead to a better quality of life and standard of care for people with dementia. That is the premise of the editorial, …

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This Woman Was About To Go In For Surgery. What She Did Moments Before Was Awesome.

Facing a double mastectomy with grace takes courage. Facing one with courage and joy is extraordinary.<p>But that’s exactly what Deborah Cohan did yesterday right before she went into surgery to have her breasts removed. Cohan, an Ob/Gyn and mom of two, held a dance party with her medical team in the …

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The Moving Child: Supporting Early Development Through Movement

The Moving Child: Supporting Early Development Through Movement. 1,842 likes · 2 talking about this. A film exploring how and why children need to …

An Invitation to Those Making the World a Better Place Through Dance

More and more press is being devoted to people who are benefitting from the inherently healing power of dance. <br>Recently, the Orange County Register …

Dance/Movement Therapy

Can Art be Medicine? - short version


Healing the mind by freeing the body

A lot of important steps have been taken on these dance floors.<p>The bright, airy studios inside the Hancock Center for Dance/Movement Therapy easily …


Expressive Therapies Summit

Rethinking Mental Illness

Mental Health

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‘Seeing Within and Without’ Through Authentic Movement

<b>Workshops use movement as a bridge to meditation and increased well-being</b><p>By Alison Rooney<p>Suzi Tortora’s practice, which encompasses therapy, dance …

Injecting Hope – University of Alabama News | The University of Alabama

By Chris Bryant <br>Photographs by Jeff Hanson<p>“Water, please.”<p>Such simple requests, when uttered by a child, rarely land in the long-term memory of the …

Episode 1 Promo - "Expressing Disorder: Journey to Recovery"

Mental Health

Rhythm and Reflexes (or, Why We Rock Babies)

by Kathy Fraser<p>The dramatic rise in diagnoses of learning and behavioral “disorders” appears larger each year. As an elementary teacher, I’m always …

The Breath Made Visible

How would YOU describe “dance?”<p>Anna Halprin has always said it is “the breath made visible.”<p>What a profound image…<p>As I sit here, cognitively …

Use mindfulness tools to cope with uncomfortable feelings

<i>Guest Blog Contributed By Emma Barton, MA, LMHC, BC-DMT, E-RYT</i><p>Recently, while working with a group of adults in recovery from substance addiction, I …


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