Dance Movement Psychotherapy(DMP) is one of the creative/art therapies using movement, arts and music . This integrates physical, psychological and spiritual aspects of the self.
DMP focuses on creating a supportive, safe and therapeutic environment in order to support rediscovery and recovery of the individual through sessions.
Benefits of DMP
- Enhance bodily awareness
- Encourage self-expression
- Increase self-confidence
- Support social interaction
- Develop relationship with others and coping skills
- Increase mobility and health
- Find the inner calm and relaxation
I have gained MA Dance Movement Psychotherapy at Edge Hill University, UK
and registered member at the Association for Dance Movement Psychotherapy UK (ADMPUK).
Clinical Experiences includes :
Community Center (Adult), Primary special needs school with Sever Learning Difficulties and Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties children, and Dementia Setting.
(Reflexive Drawing :©Ayaka Furukawa)