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Movement Brain Body Cognition Conference | How the Body Speaks: The Nonverbal Cues of Trauma Between Mother and Toddler (Tel-Aviv, Israel)

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How the Body Speaks: The Nonverbal Cues Between Mother and Toddler

Monday, July 22, 2019 2:00 PM-4:00 PM


Tel-Aviv University
Tel-Aviv, Israel

Course Description:

Panel presentation.

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.