Shannon Simonelli, Ph.D., ATR is an Art Therapist and NeuroImaginal® Somatic Psychotherapist. She has been educating adolescents and adults for over 20 years in private practice and group settings using movement and art. She has 15 years of training in ballet, modern, and modern jazz and 15 years in practice of 5Rhythms® Movement Therapy, a powerful tool to assist people in developing greater somatic awareness on the dance floor and in daily life. Ms. Simonelli’s work is devoted to the practice of embodiment, unlocking expression and truth in and through the body and movement. She supports dancers and non-dancers alike in building greater self care, potency, ability to surf chaos, connection, clarity, commitment, courage, expression and joy.