Melanie Smithson, MA, BC-DMT, LPC, CHt holds
a Master's degree from Naropa University in Somatic Psychology and
taught in the department for many years. She is the author of the award-winning book, Stress Free in 30 Seconds: A Slightly Irreverent Approach to Navigating Life's Challenges. Her orientation is towards
incorporating the wisdom of the body into therapy sessions, as well as
releasing emotions that may have gotten caught in the body. Physical
ailments are often connected to buried emotions and will shift as the
emotions shift. She is a board-certified Dance Movement Therapy, play therapist and hypnotherapist and is proficient in EMDR and Developmental Needs Meeting Strategy.
She is also a certified Sedona Method Coach and offers many groups and workshops blending this method with movement and creative modalities for effective release. Melanie specializes in
relationship, grief and loss, trauma, childhood abuse issues,
anxiety and depression and goal attainment. She is passionate about play for young and old,
believing the creative process to be key to healing and spiritual
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Visit Melanie's speaker website at: www.melaniesmithson.com
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Read an article written by Melanie on Service and Play.
Read Melanie's talk on the power of letting go.
"Melanie is so inspiring and enthusiastic."
"Melanie has tremendous, compassionate presence."
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