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Introduction to Dance Movement Psychotherapy

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The Friends Institute

220 Moseley Road

Birmingham

B12 0DG

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Course dates:

Summer
Monday 10 June and Monday 17 June 2019
6pm - 8pm
2 consecutive weeks

Winter
Monday 4 November and Monday 11 November 2019
6pm-8pm
2 consecutive weeks

Fee: £40


The Introductory into Dance Movement Psychotherapy (DMP) training will run over 2 weeks and is for professionals working in the therapeutic field, those interested in studying DMP, know someone who might benefit from DMP or who are looking to gain an embodied insight into what DMP is. The training will be a theoretical and experiential exploration into some of the fundamental aspects of DMP; such as the pioneers and their approaches, mirroring and attuning, Authentic movement and the use of props and music.

Facilitator: Amelia Sommers
Amelia Sommers is a registered Dance Movement Psychotherapist (DMP) and on the private practice register. She is based in Birmingham, UK. Amelia trained in Contemporary Dance at the University of Chichester before completing a Masters in Dance Movement Psychotherapy at Roehampton University, London in 2014. Since then Amelia has worked Nationally and Internationally with a wide range of client groups such as substance misuse, trauma, dementia care, learning disabilities, and adult and child mental health. In addition to her DMP work Amelia project manages the Birmingham HUB for Talitha, a charity that offer therapeutic workshops to those who have experienced trauma, abuse, personal hardships, or ill health.

Many of our past students have gone on to study for a Masters in Dance Movement Therapy.

'Amelia was very engaging and pitched the course at the right level...I have been wanting to do this for ages and it has given me the push to apply for Dance Therapy.'
Anne, Autumn Dance Movement Course 2017

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