A Time To Dance

How a revolutionary therapy saves the abused from their past


Sohini Chakraborty has been working with marginalized children and adults throughout India, Bangladesh and Nepal by founding an organization, Kolkata Sanved, to teach victims of violence and sexual abuse and slavery to express themselves and come to terms with their often horrifying experiences through dance. Although dance has been a method of expression for centuries, it wasn’t until just recently that it was characterized as a form of therapy. Dance Movement Therapy (DMT) is a psycho-th...


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