The IDTIA is pleased to offer day and half day workshops to dance movement therapists and community health workers who are interested in use of the dance movement therapy approach with interventions for children and adults. Workshops will run in Melbourne and regional Victoria.
The Current DMT workshop 2018-2019 calendar is facilitated by DTAA (Prof DTM) Reg. dance movement therapists.
The first workshop on 18 November 18 2018, facilitated by Beatrice Lucas, DTAA Reg. Dance Movement therapist, was a great success. Beatrice has many years of experience in dance movement with children on the Autism spectrum disorder (ASD). She has held a long-term position as Advisory Teacher with Education QLD supporting the integration of children with disabilities into school settings.
Sunday 18th November 2018 day workshop
Use of Movement and Dance as an Intervention for Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder facilitated by Dance movement therapist Beatrice Lucas at Habitat Centre 2 Minoa Street, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Vic. 3122. Click here to view flyer – Flyer 20181118 Autism workshop
Saturday 9th February 2019
Morning workshop ‘Choosing music and sound for dance movement therapy populations: young children & families with social emotional vulnerability; older adults within residential care’ facilitated by Studio Creative dance teacher & Dance movement therapist, Fran Ostroburski at Dorm 1 Abbotsford Convent, 1 St. Heliers Street, Abbotsford, Melbourne, Vic 3067. Flyer 20190209 Music Workshop Final
Wednesday 20th February 2019
Regional half day workshop ‘Working in nonverbal communication for those with Dementia‘ facilitated by Dance Movement therapist Maeve Larkin at Chiltern, near Albury-Wodonga. Flyer-20190220-Non-Verbal-final
Workshop date and location to be fixed
‘The relevance of DMT for the mother-baby connection’ . Facilitated by Elizabeth Loughlin, Dance movement therapist, Parent -Infant Research Institute, Austin Health with assistance from Karolina Shaw, Early parenting centre.