Dance and movement enhances relationships, bounds are created and it helps to relief tensions between caregiver(s) and their children who have been under distress or suffer from attachment issues.
In sessions with children, the use of props such as soft balls, cloth of different sizes and textures, handkerchief(s), grain pillows, are mediums that supports children towards playfulness, the creation of relationships, providing development in communication, engagement and interaction with the world and others.
Dance and movement facilitates children towards self-regulation, well-being, self-esteem, self-advocacy (the ability to speak up for what they need). And it helps to develop self-awareness, self-confidence and self-empowerment.
Age group: ab 2 Jahre Alt.
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