Tamar Eyni-lehman from Kfar Adumim, Israel is a music therapist, phsycotherapist, group analyst, superviser and college teacher. She has been dancing for 15 years and is training to be an Opne Floor teacher. Here she tells us about dancing with an injured leg after an accident.
Open Floor Teacher, Energy Worker and Undercover Detective for the Soul, Deborah travels the world working with people solo and in groups; midwifing them into their authentic creative selves through dance and movement.
The first time I hear Sarah Davies say, “Art is the stored honey of the human soul” * I file it away in the Arty, so not for me… section of my brain and leave it there with all the other vaguely interesting, but arty-so-not-for-me stuff I’ve picked up over the years.
Lindy Armah is an Open Floor teacher in training from London. She has been living with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M.E.), a long-term, neurological condition that causes symptoms affecting many body systems, for 20 years. M.E. affects an estimated 17 million people worldwide. Here she tells us about her experience of dancing with chronic illness.
Heather & Carsten are Open Floor teachers living between Hong Kong and California. They met on the dance floor. This is their story.
Killian Strong is a psychotherapist, Open Floor teacher and Therapy in Motion graduate from London, UK. He talks about how he uses the Core Movement Resource “Ground” in his work
Charlotte Young is a dance and embodiment passionista, as well as a writer and cycles awareness teacher and Open Floor teacher from Melbourne, Australia. This aticle is an edited version of a piece Charlotte originally published in Living Now Magazine.
As well as being an Open Floor teacher, Lynn is also a longtime teaching artist and the Education Director of The Drawing Studio, a non-profit community arts organisation with several outreach programs for underserved populations.
Edith Avni is a Dance Movement Therapist and Open Floor Teacher and Therapy in Motion graduate from Israel. She tells us about her experience of using Open Floor in her group therapy work.
Open Floor teacher Celia is an Australian multi-award winning community development specialist working with NGOs, government and business communities internationally. She brought conscious dance to Kenya in 2014 to assist with trauma healing and tells us about her mission to create spaces for self expression and internal peace to flourish.