Wellness and Community Programs

The Embodied Education Institute of Chicago (EEIC) offers wellness and community based programs including: consulting services, educational workshops and trainings, dance performances and dance classes for teachers, parents and other professionals. These programs and services focus on strategies to improve self-awareness, reflect on cultural commentary that impact disembodiment and develop skills needed to increase embodiment. For more information and to request a program or service please contact embodiededucationinstitute@gmail.com.

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Laban Informed Dance Class

Are you looking for a unique dance class to enhance your mind-body connection and organize your body? Do you want to feel more comfort while moving? Then this advanced-beginner/ intermediate level class is for you! You will find the structure familiar. However, all aspects are approached through the use of Laban/Bartenieff Movement Analysis concepts and language. Therefore, you will gain a sense of satisfaction and wholeness as you experience the LOVELINESS OF LABAN.

When: Ongoing Saturdays 9 am - 10: 30 am -- please check calendar to confirm

Where: 624 S. Michigan Ave., Room 1106

Cost: $20/class, cash or check at the door

Please contact Lisa at 773-717-9246 by 8:00pm the Friday night before class to reserve your spot.

Dance Concerts

EEIC believes in the importance of maintaining a connection to our creativity as therapists. Therefore, we are committed to providing performance opportunities for students of EEIC and any dance/movement therapists who want to dance, choreograph, and/or perform as a way to nourish themselves as healers.

In addition, EEIC supports the concept of PERFORMANCE AS THERAPY for those served by dance/movement therapists. Therefore, we are also committed to providing performance opportunities for the clients guided into their creative and performer selves by their dance/movement therapist.