[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
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
News from six IAVMT members Voice Movement Therapist Practitioners Registered.
[Note: This is a continuation of "What is Voicement Movement Therapy?" Please read Parts 1 and 2 first.] The purpose and principles of VMT Combining Wolfsohn’s therapeutic voicework with: the theater work of Hart, Grotowski, and others; the work of Reich in body-centered psychotherapy; of Jung through the process of active imagination and the concepts… Continue reading What is Voice Movement Therapy? Part 3
Step by step we are providing friendly safe environments where kids, teenagers and adults can sing without looking over their shoulders. As we harmonize together we are working through the fears and obstacles that hold back true potential and open a capacity to trust and dream again.
Every child needs a safe playground to laugh, yell & scream with glee! They need people who lovingly hear and see them so they know they are deeply cherished and can live with a sense of hope. Voice Movement Therapy (VMT) is a profound system that enables children the birthright to have their voices. A… Continue reading Silencing Children Must Stop – Release the kids from Nauru Island!
This summer 2018 Sebastiana Black, UK based VMT practitioner and therapist, traveled to her native country of The Czech Republic to facilitate two Voice Movement Therapy workshops. The first, a 4-day residential workshop, took place in the quiet of the Broumov Monastery in the east of Czechia. The second was a series of three evenings… Continue reading Voice Movement Therapy in The Czech Republic