Paula Reeves, PhD, has taught annually with the original BodySoul Rhythms® team for more than 17 years. She is a Jungian-oriented psychotherapist in private practice in Atlanta, Georgia, and the author of Women’s Intuition: Unlocking the Wisdom of the Body and Heart Sense: Unlocking Your Highest Purpose and Deepest Desires. She combines her knowledge of science, myth, ritual, movement, and body metaphors to work with the body’s healing wisdom through the use of Mindful Mirroring.
Tina Stromsted, PhD, MFT, LPCC, BC-DMT, RSME/T, is a Jungian Psychoanalyst, Board Certified Dance therapist and Somatics educator. Past co-founder and faculty member of the Authentic Movement Institute in Berkeley (1993-2004), and a founding faculty member at the Women’s Spirituality Program at California Institute of Integral Studies, she teaches at the C.G. Jung Institute of San Francisco, the Depth Psychology/Somatics Doctoral program at Pacifica Graduate Institute, and as a core faculty member for the Marion Woodman Foundation. With over 40 years of clinical experience and a background in dance and theater, she offers programs at universities and healing centers internationally, and has a private practice in San Francisco.
Founder and director of Soul’s Body Center®, her work in further developing Authentic Movement, Dreamdancing®, Embodied Alchemy®, and other conscious embodiment practices can be found in her numerous articles, book chapters, and webinars which explore the integration of body, brain, psyche and soul in healing and transformation. Dr. Stromsted’s work supports individuals in listening for the soul’s call, and working with obstacles to its fulfillment – a process that can assist women and men in re-inhabiting their bodies, reclaiming their instinctual wisdom, and nourishing their authentic sense of self. Tina has studied with Marion Woodman since the 1980’s, co-facilitated Leadership Training Intensives and teaches BodySoul Community Workshops regularly for the Marion Woodman Foundation. She completed the Marion Woodman Foundation BodySoul Rhythms® Leadership Training Program in 2003. For more information see Tina’s website at http://www.authenticmovement-bodysoul.com