Families in Motion: Dance/ Movement Therapy with Babies, Young Children and Their Families
August 12, 2019 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM
August 12 (Mon) at Keio University in Tokyo
AM: The workshops for parents & children (same titles as above)
The max number of children in each session: 10
PM: The lecture & workshops for specialists - Families in Motion: Dance/Movement Therapy with Babies, Young Children and Their Families
About the Instructor:
Suzi Tortora, EdD, BC-DMT, CMA, LCAT, LMHC has a full-time private practice in Cold Spring, New York and NYC, specializing in parent- infant/child and family therapy; trauma; medical illness; and adult chronic pain. She is the International Medical Creative Arts Spokesperson for the Andréa Rizzo Foundation, having created and continuing to be the senior dance/movement therapist for pediatric patients at Integrative Medicine Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, NYC, since 2003. She received the 2010 Marian Chace Distinguished Dance Therapist award from the ADTA. She teaches in Europe, South America, New Zealand, Israel and Asia; holds faculty positions in the USA, The Netherlands, Chech Republic, Argentina and China; offers the Ways of Seeing International Webinar Training Program for dance/movement therapists and allied professionals; has published numerous papers about her work; and her book, The Dancing Dialogue: Using the communicative power of movement with young children is used extensively in dance/movement therapy training programs internationally.