Sector Opportunities

Dance in Cancer Care: Introductory Training

Bringing together people working across the dance and the health sectors to gain understanding and insights about how dance can support cancer care and it’s services.

Bringing together people working across the dance and the health sectors to gain understanding and insights about how dance can;

  • Innovate cancer care services
  • Support the wide ranging physical, mental and social health challenges associated with cancer diagnosis and treatment
  • Create vital communities of care that lead to individual and collective wellbeing

Learn, move, connect, rest, reflect. 

The training will be both practical and discursive, delivered across 2.5 days:
Friday 15th October 16:00 – 19:00
Saturday 16th October 9:45 – 18:15
Sunday 17th October 9:45 – 17:30

Venue: Penny Brohn UK, Bristol, BS20 0HH

There are limited number of places available, so you are encouraged to sign up as soon as possible.

This training opportunity is for people working in both the dance and the health sectors. This may include, but is not limited to;

Dance artists, staff working in cancer support or rehabilitation services, oncologists, clinical nurse specialists, people working in integrative medicine, physiotherapists, dance performers interested in participatory practice, movement enthusiasts and exercise specialists, people working or interested in arts and health, researchers, general practitioners, people working in mental health services/counselling, trustees of cancer charities, people working in dance development, education or science.

To find out more and sign up visit: www.movedancefeel.com/training

Cost: £300 – which includes the cost of the training programme, food and 2 nights accommodation in a private room.

There is a small number of subsidised places (50% of the cost) available for those who may be experiencing financial hardship.

Established in 2016, Move Dance Feel is an award winning initiative created to address a gap in cancer care and rehabilitation. Over the past 5 years Move Dance Feel has developed a robust, evidence based methodology which will be shared throughout the training.

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