Karen welcomes professor and dance therapist Dr. Christina Devereaux to the show for part one of their conversation on exploring attachment with dance therapy, part of Karen's six-interview series on attachment and expressive arts. Part two of this conversation will be released Tuesday, February 15.
Dr. Christina Devereaux is a Licensed Creative Arts Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Board Certified Dance/Movement Therapist, and a National Certified Counselor. She is an internationally recognized presenter, educator, and author in dance/movement therapy. She specializes in using alternative outlets for expression supporting children, adolescents, adults and families in moving through emotional difficulties. She has extensive clinical experience with a variety of populations including children with severe emotional disturbance and with autism spectrum disorder, victims of abuse and neglect, families in crisis, adults with mental illness and dual diagnosis, and supporting healthy attachment with mother/infant dyads.
For over 20 years she has specialized in clinical supervision specifically for therapists in training, established therapists, post-degree, who are seeking to hone their clinical case conceptualization skills, their understanding of what they are bringing to their work.