Jessica is a Registered Psychotherapist (CRPO), Dance Movement Psychotherapist, educator, and dance artist, working in private practice in Toronto. She completed her Master of Arts in Dance Movement Psychotherapy (DMP) at Roehampton University (London, UK), where she researched the potential benefits of DMP for survivors of sexual trauma and worked in adult and childhood mental health in hospital, community and school settings.
Jessica is a firm believer in the transformative power of dance and movement. Having spent over twenty years of her life studying, performing, and teaching dance, she has experienced on a deep level the immense benefits that dance can have on a person’s physical, emotional, and psychological well-being.
Jessica is the Vice-President of the Dance Movement Therapy Association of Canada, a founding member of Dance Movement Therapy Ontario, and is registered with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario. She offers educational and personal development workshops in Dance Movement Psychotherapy, runs group therapy programs with various organizations, and facilitates individual DMP sessions in private pratice.