Navigation Links
The Healing Power of Art, Dance and Expression
Date:7/31/2009

lls' director of expressive therapies, Melissa Rocchi, says giving residents different outlets to communicate their feelings is a critical component of recovery. "We use expressive therapies and the creative process as a way for our residents to work through different issues and express themselves nonverbally," Rocchi said. "I am often amazed by the creativity and honesty that comes out of these processes." Art therapy uses the creative process and visual art (drawing, painting, sculpture and other art forms) to improve and enhance the physical, mental and emotional well-being of an individual. It offers an opportunity to explore intense or painful thoughts and feelings in a supportive environment. It involves using a wide variety of art materials, for example paints, clay and collage, to create a visual representation of thought and feelings. Art Therapy can be an individual activity but is often used very successfully in group situations.

Dance and movement therapy (DMT) serves as a powerful medium for people suffering with eating disorders to explore their relationship to their bodies. A characteristic of eating disorders is the tendency to detach from feelings and focus on body distortions, obsessive thoughts and concrete, black and white thinking. DMT provides a way to safely become more aware of feelings that arise from the body's sensations, and teaches people with eating disorders how to listen to their body's needs.

Equine assisted psychotherapy is a collaborative effort between a licensed therapist and an equine professional, which addresses a variety of mental health and human development needs, including eating disorders and substance abuse. Equine therapy helps Timberline Knolls residents develop non-verbal communication skills, assertiveness, confidence, creative thinking, leadership and problem-solving skills, as well as teamwork and relationships.

About Timberline Knol
'/>"/>

SOURCE Timberline Knolls
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Swelling After Knee Injury May Hinder Healing
2. Data from Patient Subsets of e-HEALING, a Worldwide Registry, Support Use of OrbusNeichs Genous(TM) Bio-Engineered R Stent(TM) as Alternative to Drug- Eluting Stents
3. Retired NYPD Lieutenants William E. Keegan, Jr., Owen McCaffery and John Moran and Tom Thees, a former COO in the financial industry, announce today the formation of H.E.A.R.T (Healing Emergency Aid Response Team) 911.
4. Cleveland Clinic Press Releases Journal-Writing Book Write for Life: Healing Body, Mind, and Spirit Through Journal Writing by Sheppard B. Kominars, Ph.D.
5. LOreal Paris Celebrates Ten Years of Hope and Healing
6. Newer Antibiotic Speeds TB Healing
7. The Well Life Center in Mesa Unveils The 10 Healing Secrets to Health & Longevity Lecture. Proceeds Benefit The Arizona Special Olympics
8. PEAK Surgical Announces Positive Surgical Incision Wound Healing Results With the PEAK PlasmaBlade(TM)
9. The Well Life Center in Mesa Continues The 10 Healing Secrets to Health & Longevity Lecture. Proceeds Benefit The Arizona Special Olympics
10. The Healing Power of Green
11. New Yorkers Deserve Access to Spiritually Based Healing
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/24/2015)... For people who are keen on the Enterokinase ... Research Report would be an useful report to refer ... present market scenario of this industry. The report also ... of this industry. The report summarizes key statistics of ... in this industry. The report is a valuable source ...
(Date:5/24/2015)... ProPin is a set of self-animating ... Utilize ProPin to pin point locations on a map, to ... , ProPin allows users to choose from 30 simplistic presets with ... on-screen controls, video editors can easily manipulate ProPin presets as a ... with absolute ease. , Using ProPin is easy, simply drag a ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... 23, 2015 On Saturday, May 23, 2015, ... playground for Branches Florida City exactly five years to the ... in 2010. , A large fire tore through the Branches ... 23, 2010 in the middle of the night as neighbors, ... later declared arson even though it is suspected that the ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... 23, 2015 On May 16, the team ... event was a 5k mud obstacle run that raised funds ... million people worldwide, and the reason we participated was to ... Davis, owner of Farrell’s eXtreme Bodyshaping. “One-hundred percent of the ... , The event was not only attended by eXtreme Bodyshaping ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... Injury lawyer Steven H. Heisler commented today ... the Maryland legislature but which has not been signed to ... HB 449 with overwhelming bipartisan support on April ... into law. This bill ensures that fracking is prohibited in ... the danger of fracking to our water supplies and the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Global and Chinese Enterokinase Industry 2009-2019 Market Research Report Now Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 2Health News:Global and Chinese Enterokinase Industry 2009-2019 Market Research Report Now Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 3Health News:Global and Chinese Enterokinase Industry 2009-2019 Market Research Report Now Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 4Health News:Developers at Pixel Film Studios Release ProPin for Final Cut Pro X. 2Health News:Five Years After Fire, Branches Rebuilds Playground 2Health News:Farrell’s eXtreme Bodyshaping Team Runs through the Muck for MS 2Health News:Baltimore Attorney Urges Governor Hogan to Sign the Fracking Moratorium Bill 2Health News:Baltimore Attorney Urges Governor Hogan to Sign the Fracking Moratorium Bill 3
... Increase ... Total Debt Reduced, BIRMINGHAM, Ala., ... reported its results of,operations for the fourth quarter ended December 31, ... the Company,s inpatient,rehabilitation hospitals increased by 4.6% and discharges increased by,0.9%., ...
... 25 Lung Cancer Alliance,(LCA) cautioned today that recently ... more people each year than all the other,major cancers ... of government statistics,entitled Cancer Facts and Figures for 2008, ... been made against cancer over the,past 15 years.", ...
... - 2007 INVESTMENTS TOTAL $1.1 BILLION ... 7.3% ... - NORMALIZED ANNUAL FFO PER SHARE UP ... today announced its fourth quarter and,full year 2007 operating results and investment activity., "We ...
... role of two proteins that contribute to disease-causing bacteria ... The finding is a step toward development of drug ... source. Before researchers can design such drugs, they must ... conflict between bacteria and the agents that kill them. ...
... Senior Living,Inc. (NYSE: SRZ ) will release ... 3, 2008. Management will not be hosting a,conference ... of,variances will be included in the Company,s press ... before markets open., About Sunrise Senior Living, ...
... Slammed as Unconstitutional, Springs, Wife Previously Filed State Malpractice Lawsuit ... ... Feb. 25 A lawsuit filed today in U.S. District,Court for the ... Ron Springs as one of the eleven plaintiffs,challenging the constitutionality of the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 2Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 3Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 4Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 5Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 6Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 7Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 8Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 9Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 10Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 11Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 12Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 13Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 14Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 15Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 16Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 17Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 18Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 19Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 20Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 21Health News:HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007 22Health News:'Enormous Progress' in Reducing Cancer Does Not Include Lung Cancer 2Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 2Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 3Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 4Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 5Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 6Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 7Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 8Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 9Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 10Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 11Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 12Health News:NHP Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings 13Health News:Scientists identify proteins that help bacteria put up a fight 2
(Date:5/22/2015)... , May 22, 2015 Electrophysiologist ... Institute recently traveled to Boston, MA ... at the 2015 Heart Rhythm Society conference. These ... to focus on the ideas, people and technology ... Convergent is a hybrid, minimally invasive cardiac operation ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... Texas , May 22, 2015 ... million in 2014 and is estimated to reach $90.7 million ... 2019. Browse through the TOC of North America ... segments, with the help of various tables and figures. ... receive 10% customization on this report.   ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... YORK , May 22, 2015  The ... of Zarxio (filgrastim-sndz) -- the first biosimilar product ... -- points toward growth in the contract ... The mainstream CMO industry is geared to the ... to produce major biopharmaceutical products. The healthcare market ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:St. Joseph's Hospital Heart Institute Physician Presents at Heart Rhythm Society 2St. Joseph's Hospital Heart Institute Physician Presents at Heart Rhythm Society 3North America Dental Lasers Market is Expected to Reach $90.7 Million by 2019, at a CAGR of 9.2% From 2014 to 2019 2North America Dental Lasers Market is Expected to Reach $90.7 Million by 2019, at a CAGR of 9.2% From 2014 to 2019 3Kalorama: First FDA-Approved Biosimilar Brings Hope for CMO Growth 2Kalorama: First FDA-Approved Biosimilar Brings Hope for CMO Growth 3Kalorama: First FDA-Approved Biosimilar Brings Hope for CMO Growth 4
... of ORMD 0801, Oral Insulin Capsule, ... on Type 1 Diabetics, ... a developer,of oral delivery systems, announced today that it has commenced Phase ... at the,Hadassah University Medical Center in Jerusalem, Israel., Oramed,s Phase 2A ...
... Cancer Research Aims to Raise Awareness about,the Importance of Clinical Trial Participation, ... with cancer would be receptive to participating in ... In a survey of 6,000 cancer patients, 85 percent were either unaware ... in a clinical trial was an option. ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Oramed Pharmaceuticals Commences Phase 2A Trials of its Oral Insulin Capsule on Type 1 Diabetics 2Video: The Looming Crisis in Cancer Drug Development: 97% of Adult Cancer Patients Do Not Take Advantage of Clinical Trial Programs 2Video: The Looming Crisis in Cancer Drug Development: 97% of Adult Cancer Patients Do Not Take Advantage of Clinical Trial Programs 3
... FoamWrap Final Flexion Wraps restore full ... injury or when lost due to arthritic ... breathable, foam-lined material hugs the finger to ... to restore motion. One size. Sold in ...
One splint does it all....
... the physiological causes of minor knee pain ... works in concert with the motion of ... liner and patellar tendon and assisting in ... Semi-rigid plastic support with high density foam ...
... post-operative knee braces are designed to provide ... ,Adjustable and versatile, ROM braces are ... care professionals. The braces are extremely patient-friendly, ... dial combination hinges that allow you to ...
Medicine Products: