Creating Conversations

About older people’s mental health and wellbeing What we are hearing, February 2017 Creating Conversations is a one-year project that is opening up conversations about older people’s mental health and wellbeing.  The project runs to summer 2017 and is supported by the Scottish Government through the Promoting Equalities and Cohesion Fund. People are having conversations … Continue reading Creating Conversations

Biodynamic Agricultural Association

The Biodynamic membership in the UK; magazine, Star and Furrow. Workshops regarding aspects of Biodynamic practice. http://www.biodynamic.org.uk/ Maria Thun Calendar – Every country worldwide has its own organization, publishing annually. Translated from German into English, Spanish, French etc: www.amazon.co.uk/books Maria Thun: Gardening for life, pub. by Hawthorn Press

Association for Dance Movement Psychotherapy

Dance Movement Psychotherapy (DMP) recognises body movement as an implicit and expressive instrument of communication and expression. DMP is a relational process in which client/s and therapist engage in an empathic creative process using body movement and dance to assist integration of emotional, cognitive, physical, social and spiritual aspects of self. http://www.admt.org.uk

Contact improvisation

Contact Improvisation is a dance form originated by American choreographer Steve Paxton  in which the point of contact with another dancer provides the starting point for a movement exploration. It is most frequently performed as a duet, but can be danced by more people. There can be music or it can happen in silence. It … Continue reading Contact improvisation

Authentic Movement

Authentic Movement is a simple form of self-directed movement. It is usually done with eyes closed and attention directed inward, in the presence of at least one witness. Authentic Movement cultivates a contemplative frame of mind, clarity of perception, and movement that is personally enhancing. Find out more at: http://authenticmovementcommunity.org/about