CIRCLE DANCE TALK - dance moves us through tough times

Please join us for the CIRCLE DANCE TALK - dance moves us through tough times

1:00pm – 2:30pm EDT / 6:00pm – 7:30pm in the UK

A FREE online event 

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Guest Speakers: Norma Araiza, Dr Richard Coaten and Aaloka Mehndiratta

Norma Araiza is a Performer/Choreographer/Instructor/Registered Psychotherapist of Yoeme (Yaqui) descent, originally from Mexico. She has studied different arts disciplines to find her own unique style blending dance, theatre, vocals, percussion and storytelling with cultural & traditional themes, especially from her Indigenous background, and uses these modalities in her Expressive Arts Therapy practice.

Richard Coaten is a dancer & registered Dance Movement Psychotherapist (RDMP) currently ADMP(UK) delegate to the European Association of Dance Movement Therapy. Richard is passionate about improving the quality of life for people experiencing mental health problems and particularly those with dementia using both arts for health and arts therapy-based approaches involving embodied practices. 

Aaloka Mehndiratta was born in India and became an acclaimed Kathak dance artist. Aaloka immigrated to Canada 40 years ago and in 2009, she founded Malton Women Council (MWC) – a registered non-profit organisation with the mandate to mentor, motivate and mobilize women. 

To learn more about Norma, Richard and Aaloka, please click here

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 1:00am to 2:30am