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Dorothea Yvette Levy

Dorothea Yvette Levy, American therapist. Registered dance/movement therapist, California; registered psychological assistant. Fulbright-Hays fellow, 1985-1986. Volunteer dance, movement abused children Sarah Center, Long Beach, 1987. Member National Organization of Women, American Association of University Women, American Dance Therapy Association, American Civil Liberties Union.

Background

  • Levy, Dorothea Yvette was born on August 4, 1948 in Long Beach, California, United States. Daughter of Christopher Columbus Wyatt and Dorothy Leah (Cyr) Doyle.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts in Theatre Arts, Long Beach City College, 1980. Bachelor in Dance, California State University, Long Beach, 1985. Master of Arts in Dance/ Movement Therapy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1991.

      Master of Arts in Psychology, USIU, 1994.

    Career

    • Intern dance/movement Metropolitan State Hospital, Norwalk, California, 1986-1987. Dance/movement for battered women Young Women’s Christian Association, Long Beach, 1987-1988. Dance/movement Royale Teaching Resource Center, Santa Ana, 1988, Charter Hospital, Long Beach, 1988-1989.

      Independent consultant dance/movement, since 1989. Staff consultant Barbara Sinatra Children's Center, Eisenhower Memorial Hospital, Rancho Mirage, since 1992. Instructor Cypress (California) College, since 1991, California State University, Long Beach, spring since 1992.

      Owner, consultant Mindset Educational Systems, Anaheim, California, since 1991. Dance, movement and instructor Annenberg Center Eisenhower Memorial, Rancho Mirage, California, since 1991. Therapist dance, movement Bellwood Hospital, Bellflower, California, since 1989.

      Consultant educational Expressive Psychotherapy Associates, Lakewood, California, since 1988. Member summer faculty Saddleback College Eating Disorders Program, California, 1991, 92.

    Major achievements

    • Registered dance/movement therapist, California. Registered psychological assistant.

    Works

    • Participant (dance performance) Certificate of Artistry, 1974. Choreographer Jesus Christ Superstar, 1975 (Best Choregraphy award 1975), dancer, 1975. Author rehearsal, performance protocal, 1985.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Volunteer dance, movement abused children Sarah Center, Long Beach, 1987. Member National Organization of Women, American Association of University Women, American Dance Therapy Association, American Civil Liberties Union.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, gardening.

    Connections

    • Children: Deems D., Robert K., Nisha Diane. Married Barry Tonnis Levy, March 14, 1990.
    • father: Christopher Columbus Wyatt Doyle
    • mother: Dorothy Leah (Cyr) Doyle
    • spouse: Barry Tonnis Levy
    • children: Deems D. Levy
    • Robert K. Levy
    • Nisha Diane Levy
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    Born August 4, 1948
    (age 69)
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