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In Class: Dance

Illinois Alumni December 17th, 2018


Professor Explores Impact of Dance on Disabilities

Daily Illini October 4th, 2018


Dancer-turned-doctor starts classes for Parkinson's patients

ABC News Chicago: Dancer-turned-doctor starts classes for Parkinson's Patients: October, 2012 


Therapy Ballet

Reuters : Therapy Ballet, a Photographer's Blog: March, 2012


The Healing Powers of Dance

AARP, The Magazine: The Healing Powers of Dance, 2011


Against All Odds: Dancing with Cerebral Palsy

ABC News: Against All Odds: Dancing with Cerebral Palsy, 2010

Selected Media References

1.    Twenty Novel Research Projects Focus on Novel Strategies to Stop MS Progression, Reduce Emotional Distress and More. 2018
2.     SfN: Ballet improves Ataxia in MS – Dance program improved movement in pilot study., and 2016.
3.     Cerebral Palsy and Ballet. National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability, 2015.
4.     Appearance in the film Enter the Faun, by Tamar Rogoff, Performance Projects, 2014.
5.     Ballet Clásico como Terapia. May 6, 2014.
7.     Fisioterapeutas y profesionales de la danza en el curso de ballet adaptado para la rehabilitacion fisica en paralisis cerebral organizado por la CUE- Universidad Cardenal Herrera. June 23, 2013.
8.     El Ballet de la Gereralitat clase con niños June 19, 2013.
9.     Ballet Vale+ June 2013.
10.     El CEU organiza un curso de ballet para niños con parálisis cerebral/ ESPAÑA. Portal de las Artes Escenicas Mexico Fondo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes. June 11, 2013.
11. Artist Disabilities. October 2012.
12. Dancer-turned-doctor starts classes for Parkinson's patients
October 18, 2012.
14. Taniec pomaga dzieciom z porażeniem mózgowym [GALERIA],75402,11539862,Taniec_pomaga_dzieciom_z_porazeniem_mozgowym__GALERIA_.html April 15, 2012.
15. Terapia ballet para crianças com deficiência movimento  March 31, 2012
16.Therapy Ballet for Kids with Movement Disabilities March 31, 2012
17. Therapy Ballet for Kids with Movement Disabilities March 31, 2012
18. Forbes India, Multimedia Slide Show.
19. Therapy Ballet March 30 2012
20. Little Girl with cerebral palsy gets shot at Joffrey ‘Nutcracker’ Chicago Sun-Times. Dec 15 2011
21.Orland girl with CP gets shot at Joffrey’s ‘Nutcracker’ Southtownstar, a Chicago SunTimes Publication 14, 2011.
22. A conversation about physically integrated dance. The Aud Blog, Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University. 18, 2011.
23. The healing powers of dance. AARP The Magazine. March 15 2011.
24.Dance class for adults with cerebral palsy featured in Medill News Chicago Parkinson’s disease patients dance their way to improved health  May 2010.
25. Dance class for children with cerebral palsy featured in Good Morning America Overcoming Cerebral Palsy With Ballet - ABC News  Against All Odds: Dancing With Cerebral Palsy - ABC News January 2010.
26. New Media and Information Technologies and Dance Education. September 23, 1996.