Joan Harcourt has an Arts Degree from the University of Melbourne, and postgraduate Diplomas in Psychology and Education from the Flinders University of Australia. She trained as a Body Psychotherapist in England. Joan completed the Marion Woodman Foundation BodySoul Rhythms® Leadership Training Program in 2006. Since completing the leadership training, she has led MWF BodySoul Community Workshops in Melbourne and Sydney, including BodyDreaming with Marian Dunlea, held in Warburton, Australia early in 2013.