Corinna Brown

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Visiting Assistant Professor Creative Arts Therapy chiller@pratt.edu 718.636.3428 p Brooklyn Campus, North Hall 2

Current Course Listing (1)

20/FA-ADT-700-06 Thesis In Progress

Education

LCAT, BC-DMT; B.A., M.A., State University of New York at Albany; M.S. Hunter College; Certificate in Neo-Reichian Psychotherapy, Certificate in Substance Abuse Counseling from Long Island University, Doctoral Student Lesley University

Biography

Corinna is a dancer, choreographer, performer, dance/movement therapist, arts-based researcher, and educator who honors sensuous epistemologies. She has performed and lectured locally, nationally and internationally. She is interested in studying the transfer of tacit knowledge contained in embodied practices to textual and explicit forms. She has served on the Board of Directors of the New York State Chapter of the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA) as Newsletter editor, Vice president and President. She served on the ADTA Research Subcommittee and served as the ADTA Government Affairs Committee Chairperson. Her clinical practice has focused mainly on addiction treatment but has also included, working with multiple sclerosis, adult inpatient and outpatient psychiatry, geriatrics, and AIDS/HIV.