Joan Chodorow, PhD

Jungian psychoanalyst
United States
Advisor

Joan Chodorow, PhD, BC-DMT, renowed dance/movement therapist and Jungian psychoanalyst. Early studies with Trudi Schoop, Mary Whitehouse and others led her to continuing studies of the emotions; their forms of expression and transformation; and the multi-sensory nature of human experience. One of the former presidents of ADTA; she was invited to present the 1999 Chace Lecture; and received the 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award. Publications include Dance Therapy and Depth Psychology (1991); Jung on Active Imagination (editor, 1997; and her work-in-progress entitled Active Imagination: Healing from Within. In addition to papers and books in English, translations in other languages include Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Russian and Spanish; she lectures and teaches internationally.