Joan Chodorow, American psychoanalyst, dance therapist. Registered dance therapist; licensed MFCC, California. Member American Dance Therapy Association (president 1974-1976, keynote speaker 1983, 91), International Association Analytical Psychological, American Psychological Association, California Association Marriage and Family Therapists, C.G. Jung Institute San Francisco.
Founder, teacher Community Dance Studio, Los Angeles, 1957-1964. Dance therapist Child Psychiatric County Hospital, 1964-1966, Lawrence School, Van Nuys, California, 1965-1967. Dance therapist, psychotherapist Psychiatric Medical Group, Santa Barbara, 1968-1973.
Lecturer University California, 1967-1979, Community College, Santa Barbara, 1967-1979. Dance therapist Psychiatric Department Cottage Hospital, 1968-1983. Practicing psychotherapist, 1973-1983.
Practicing Jungian analyst Fairfax, California, since 1983. Teacher C.G. Jung Institute, San Francisco, since 1983. Visiting faculty Institutes Los Angeles, Houston,Israel since 1976.
Director, teacher Dance Therapy, Santa Barbara 1975-1983. Faculty Active Imagination course Geneva, 1984, 90, 95, Zurich 1985-1986.
- Dance Therapy and Depth Psychology: The Moving Imagination
- Dance/movement as active imagination was originated by Jung in 1916.
- Dance Therapy and Depth Psychology: The Moving Imagination by Chodorow, Joan (1991) Paperback
- First Edition