Dance Therapy

Aging Gracefully

Posted Sep 02, 2013

Movement is key to life and aging gracefully.

Dance movement therapy uses movement to help residents and staff work with nonverbal communication and energizing exercises that connect people in groups, and that bring in the imagination and creativity to elicit stories and emotion.

Following is a link describing my work with elders which includes a video of a session at a residential community of people with Alzheimer's and staff members who are participating in a training session of dance movement therapy:

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