Upcoming events

Movement and the Body – 29th - 31st May 2015

This professional development weekend for qualified psychotherapists, supervisors, counsellors and other helping professionals aims to give participants the tools to incorporate a greater awareness and understanding of embodiment and somatic understanding in their supervision practice.

Art, Design and New Technology for Health – 19 June 2015

The V&A is hosting a conference to explore the role of interactive and digital art in healthcare environments. It will reflect on the principles of design in health and consider the potential of digital innovations to empower individuals and revolutionize healthcare experiences.

Songwriting for Wellbeing and Health – 20 June 2015

A day-long workshop will explore the use of music and songwriting to enhance emotional wellbeing and develop interpersonal skills in young people.

English National Ballet Dance for Parkinson’s, London – 9 May–11 July 2015

Weekly classes, Saturday’s 3pm – 5pm Summer Term, Saturday 9 May – Saturday 11 July 2015 at English National Ballet, Markova House, 39 Jay Mews, London SW7 2ES Classes are £5 per person, per session, including carers, family members or guests.

Embodied Stories – 17 July 2015

Goldsmiths University is hosting a Dance Movement Psychotherapy Summer School to offer an opportunity to experience the practice of Dance Movement Psychotherapy.

An Introduction to Dance for Parkinson’s – 21 July 2015

People Dancing is hosting a two-day professional development opportunity for experienced dance practitioners, musicians and allied arts and health professionals interested in learning more about dance classes for people with Parkinson’s.

Critical dietetics – 14 August 2015

An international conference seeking to advance health equality by bringing together creative and bio-medical perspectives to explore issues of food and nutrition is coming to Manchester this summer.

Arts therapies and dementia in the 21st Century – 4 September 2015

The International Centre for Research in Arts Therapies is hosting a day-long conference exploring the role of the arts and arts therapies in the care of people with dementia. The conference is in Cambridge and coincides with Anglia Ruskin University’s conference on music therapy.

Symposium on Singing and Song – 1 October 2015

The Memorial University of Newfoundland St. John’s in Canada has issued a call for papers and presentations for a Symposium on Singing and Song.