Expressive Arts Therapy, VMT Canada, Voice Movement Therapy

Vocal Improvisation at the Core of Therapeutic Process

Vocal Improvisation at the Core of Therapeutic Process When I first encountered the experience of free vocalisation, I felt that I had opened a door to communication with a deeper part of my being, a part that could speak truth to me as I allowed sound to emerge spontaneously from my body. It felt as… Continue reading Vocal Improvisation at the Core of Therapeutic Process

Expressive Arts Therapy, Voice Movement Therapy, Voice Movement Therapy South Africa

IAVMT Conference South Africa October 2019

[Featured image of statue, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, copyright 2014, with permission from pixabay dot com] CONFERENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA --- OCTOBER 2019 There is much anticipation and pleasure in knowing that our week long Conference near Port Elizabeth, Republic of South Africa is very much on the horizon. IAVMT has been holding annual, latterly… Continue reading IAVMT Conference South Africa October 2019

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VMT Eastern Cape South Africa

IAVMT member BONISWA KAMBA, VMTR has her practice at VOICE MOVEMENT THERAPY EASTERN CAPE in Republic of South Africa. An introduction: Voice Movement Therapy was introduced to me by Mr Hennie Pienaar, who currently lives along the Garden Route in a city called George, South Africa. I became curious and wanted to know more about… Continue reading VMT Eastern Cape South Africa

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Anna Grabner VMTR Interview Portugal

I spoke with Anna Grabner, VMTR, psychologist, in Lisbon, Portugal for our continuing blog series on IAVMT members. Anna is currently a co-Secretary of IAVMT along with Gina Holloway Mulder. "I have found that the playful nature of VMT encourages people to unfold their personal stories in guided voice movement journeys." --Anna Grabner, VMTR Anna… Continue reading Anna Grabner VMTR Interview Portugal

Expressive Arts Therapy, The Sphere in Voice Movement Therapy, VMT UK, Voice Movement Therapy

Earthing Your Infinite Voice by Veronica Phillips

EARTHING YOUR INFINITE VOICE Courage     connection     focus     perception     containment These are some of the key concepts that I find and explore in my fascination and enjoyment in working with the Sphere. The practice of working with “kinaesthetic space” in VMT was beautifully written about by Sebastiana Black in her recent blog. The sphere certainly consolidates… Continue reading Earthing Your Infinite Voice by Veronica Phillips

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VMT in South Africa: Gina Holloway Mulder

This blogpost features Gina Holloway Mulder, VMTR and IAVMT member concerning what she is doing in her practice and her thoughts on the work of VMT. “I am often asked the question “what do you do?”… I use my understanding of the integration of bodymind and voice to help others to re-claim their voice, free… Continue reading VMT in South Africa: Gina Holloway Mulder