Authentic Movement, rooted in the field of dance/movement therapy, has
evolved into a unique discipline with its own integrity informing therapeutic
process, contemplative practice, creative process and the healing of body,
mind and soul. This retreat/study group is an opportunity for the in-depth
study of the discipline of Authentic Movement as therapy and as practice.
We will immerse in the practice of Authentic Movement during the day and
will gather after dinner to study and discuss the questions that arise from
This intensive retreat/study group is designed for trained clinicians with a
minimum of five years of experience in Authentic Movement and several
years of post-graduate clinical experience. If you have not previously
studied with Zoe, a telephone interview is required.
Zoe Avstreih is the Founder and Director of the Center for the Study
of Authentic Movement. Zoe is a Board Certified Dance/Movement
Therapist, a Licensed Professional Counselor in Colorado and a Licensed
Psychoanalyst and Creative Arts Therapist in New York State. She is
currently the Director of the Graduate Program in Dance/Movement Therapy
at Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado and the founder and former
director of the graduate Dance/Movement Therapy Program at Pratt Institute
in Brooklyn, NY. A pioneer in the development of Authentic Movement, she
lectures and teaches internationally and has published widely in the field.
Workshop Times: Wednesday dinner, July 23, 5 pm, through
Sunday lunch, July 27, 1 pm
Workshop fee: $445 through May 31, $495 after May 31
Lodging and all meals: $345
Total Cost: $790, $840 after May 31
Enrollment is limited to ten. Early registration is suggested.
Registration is available beginning April 1st. For registration
information please email Kate Newport at: [email protected]