About

Based in Austin, Texas, Embodied Neurobiology  offers unique, highly individualized training for clinicians, movement educators, and expressive arts therapists.

Informed by a strong theoretical foundation in developmental movement, Embodied Neurobiology classes teach the art of engaging the body to support the mind in healing, learning, and growth.

Classes are held in a beautiful and spacious studio in South Austin, Texas.  The studio is centrally located and is easily accessible from the aiport.


Program Description

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Embodied Neurobiology is designed for you- expressive arts therapists, advanced clinicians, and movement educators.

 These courses prepare you to more deeply understand the body, nonverbal communication, and explore how to engage movement as a therapeutic resource for your clients.

Highly experiential in nature, the learning process cultivates all of your intelligences and invites a rich cross -fertilization of perspectives.

The courses are applicable to a range of settings- from private practice to community programming.

Apply the knowledge gained through your own unique professional lens.


 All courses have been approved by the American Dance Therapy Association as meeting requirements for the Alternate Route R-DMT credential. CEU credit is provided for most programs for social workers, LPC’s and LMFT’s. 

Courses may be taken sequentially, or individually. More information about courses can be found here.


Embodied Neurobiology Courses integrate:

*Dance/Movement Therapy  (Marian Chace, Trudi Schoop, Norma Canner)

*Authentic Movement (Mary Whitehouse, Joan Chodorow, Tina Stromsted, Janet Adler)

*Expressive Arts Therapy (Vivien-Marcow-Speiser, Paolo Knill, Elizabeth McKim)

*Somatic Education (Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen, Karen Mchose, Andrea Olsen)

*Movement Analysis (Irmgard Barentieff, Rudolph Laban, and Dr. Judith Kestenberg)

*Affective Neuroscience  (Alan Schore, Ian McGilchrist,  Stephen Porges, Antonio Damasio, Carter)

*Trauma-informed Approaches (Amber Gray)

*Dynamic Play Therapy (Dennis McCarthy)

*Group Psychotherapy (Jerome Gans, Elliot Zeisel)