But what if we didn’t need fixing? What if we already alright?
Éadaoin Ní Challaráin is an Open Floor teacher and a medical practitioner in palliative care in the West of Ireland. Here she tells us about her experience of Cathy Ryan’s Empty Space workshop, which she attended, in October 2017 in Dublin, Ireland.
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
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.
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.
Dissolve is an Open Floor Core Movement Resource – A Poem by Lucy French