Kim Burden, MA, LCMHC, LCAT, BC-DMT, RDT/BCT, CP, RSMTE, BMCP, is an adjunct professor at Antioch University New England in the Dance/Movement Therapy and Counseling Program as well as a Board Certified Dance/Movement Therapist, Drama Therapist, Psychodramatist, Registered Somatic Movement Educator/Therapist and Certified Practitioner of BodyMind Centering ®.
She is interested in the interface of the arts and spirituality in healing and is passionate about the power of play, improvisation and spontaneity. Kim is an Iyanifa in the Ifa/Orisha tradition and is currently investigating the application of African Ifa/Orisha rhythm and movement for use in multimodal expressive arts and dance/movement therapy.
Kim maintains a private practice in body-centered therapies and healing arts in Keene, NH, where she specializes in women’s issues, LGBTQ concerns, eating disorders, anxiety, identity and lifespan issues, and developmental disabilities. She has practiced Hatha and Kundalini yoga for many years, plays tabla with area Kirtan bands, and studies and performs classical and operatic vocal music with the Raylynmor Opera in Keene, NH.
Kim has presented throughout the US and in Canada and the UK at Dance/Movement Therapy, Body-Mind Centering ® and Psychodrama conferences.