- Teaching Artist
- Teaching Artists
CDR Laurie Jones is a member of the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps. She did an internship at Moving in the Spirit in 2011, received the Volunteer of the Year award in 2014, and obtained her clinical mental health counseling license under the supervision of Moving in the Spirit’s board-certified Dance Movement Therapist, Dr. Charné Furcron. Mrs. Jones serves on the counseling team and is a teaching artist for the Saturday “Baby Steps” and “Mini Steps” classes (3-7 year olds). Laurie and some of her students are featured in The Moving Child, an educational documentary about dance/movement therapy (DMT). DMT is the psychotherapeutic use of movement to further the emotional, cognitive, physical and social integration of the individual.